Sucker Creek Trail #1237


Access to the Red Buttes Wilderness. Trail passes through timber and old mining areas. Points of interest include high mountain meadows with lots of wild flowers and Sucker Creek Shelter, a three-sided shake shelter that makes a good campsite.

At a Glance

Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Cave Junction, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.
Information Center: Wild Rivers Ranger District

General Information


Use Sucker Creek - Illinois Valley Trailhead

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  Area/Length : 
2.5 miles

  Elevation : 
3,800 feet - 5,200 feet range