Rainforest Trail #1310 - Road 1861 Trailhead

Area Status: Open

This provides access to The Rainforest Trail #1310. The trailhead is located at the beginning of Forest Service Road 1861, on the west side of Highway 101.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Due to a landslide in 2021, Forest Road 1861, which accesses the Rainforest Trail #1310 - Road 1861 Trailhead, Hart’s Cove Trail #1303 and Hart’s Cove Trailhead, is closed to vehicle traffic from Hwy 101. The landslide washed out a section of the road approximately half a mile from Highway 101, creating impassable conditions. Tillamook County emergency response is limited in the Cascade Head area due to restricted access to FSR 1861 and cell service is limited. See map for details.
Open Season: July 16 - December 31
Restrictions: Day use only. No overnight camping or parking.
Closest Towns:
  • Lincoln City, OR
  • Neskowin, OR

General Information


Travel about 4.5 miles north of the junction of  Highway 101 and Highway 18. The trailhead is at  the corner of Highway 101 and Forest Service Road 1861.

The junction of Highway 101 and Highway 18 is about 7 miles north of Lincoln City, OR and 7 miles south of Neskowin, OR. 

A map of the Cascade Head / Harts Cove Seasonal Closure

 Trail Map (Geospatial PDF)

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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