Bull Prairie Lake Trail #3056

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

[photo] Bridge at Bull Prairie Lake

The Bull Prairie paved trail circles Bull Prairie Lake and campground areas. The trail offers a number of places to fish at including three floating docks, and several benches and picnic tables. These family-friendly and wheelchair accessible paved paths along the lake, are designed for people who enjoy morning jogs, bicycle rides, picnicking, and leisure. While this campground offers potable water and vault toilets, ther is no longer any garbage service, so please pack out all garbage and dispose of it at home.

For a map of the trail click here.

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 Heppner Ranger District Office for up-to-date information.
Fees No fees for trail use; but there are fees for overnight camping.
Open Season: May - November
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: This campground and trailheads are closed only by snow. However, the campground is only maintained seasonally from Memorial Day until mid-November.
Closest Towns: Heppner, Oregon
Restroom: Yes
Information Center: Heppner or North Fork John Day Ranger District

General Information


Once at Bull Prairie Campground, locate the Day Use Area to access one of the largest parking areas in the campground


From Heppner, Oregon: Follow State Highway 207 south for approximately 36 miles. Follow signs to Bull Prairie Recreational Area, on Forest Service Road 2039. Once at Bull Prairie Campground, the largest parking area would be at the Day Use Area.




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Day Hiking

This trail is open to foot traffic only and is barrier-free.
Difficulty Level: Easy
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