Lake Creek Trail #3018

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

This trail begins on Forest Road #1010 at Lake Creek Trailhead, near O'Rourck Springs and enters North Fork John Day Wilderness.

The 4.9 mile trail heads northeast to end at its junction with Granite Creek Trail #3016 about a half a mile from the #3016 junction with  North Fork John Day River Trail #3022.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Forest trails are not maintained and typically not accessible from late fall through late spring due to snow. Please call the North Fork John Day Ranger District Office for up-to-date information.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
  • Trail closed to all motorized and mechanized equipment, including mountain bikes and carts.
  • Weed-free feed is required for stock animals.
Closest Towns: Dale, OR
Information Center: North Fork John Day Ranger District 

General Information


From Dale, travel north on Highway 395 about 1.2 miles. Turn right on Forest Road 55 and after less than 1 mile, turn right onto Forest Road 10 towards Olive Lake and travel about 10 miles. Then turn left on Forest Service Road 1010 and travel approximately 15 miles to the trailhead on the north side of the road.



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  Area/Length : 
4.9 miles

  Elevation : 
4000 - 6200