Bohemia Mountain Trail #1440


Area Status: Open

The Bohemia Mountain Trail leads up a steep grade to the rocky summit of Bohemia Mountain, the highest point on the Cottage Grove District. On a clear day, view the peaks of the Cascade Range from Mount Hood to Mount Shasta. Wildflowers bloom along rock meadows and bluffs in late June.

You can find detailed trail maps and descriptions in the Cottage Grove Ranger District Recreational Opportunity Guide.

Bohemia Mountain Trail #1440

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 06/15/2022: Accessible via Sharps Creek only, not Brice Creek but open otherwise.
Fees: No
Open Season: Summer
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Cottage Grove, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.

General Information

Directions:

ACCESS #1 (via Brice Creek): From Cottage Grove, OR, travel east on Row River Road 2400 for 19 miles to where it junctions with Brice Creek Road and Layng Creek Road. Keep right, following Brice Creek Road 2470 for 12 miles. (Note: Brice Creek Road number changes from County Road 2470 to Forest Road 22 at Champion Creek Road). Stay on Brice Creek Road for 12 miles and turn right onto Noonday Road 2212 (follow the signs to Fairview Peak) and travel for 6.7 miles to the junction of Forest Roads 2212 and 2212-767. Keep to the right of Forest Road 2212 for another 2.1 miles to the junction of Sharps Creek Road 2460. Continue left for 1.1 miles to the junction of Fairview Peak Road 2460-773. 

ACCESS #2 (via Sharps Creek): From Cottage Grove, OR, travel east on Row River Road 2400 for 15.3 miles to Sharps Creek Road 2460. Stay to the left and continue on Forest Road 2460 for 7.3 miles to the junction of Fairview Peak Raod 2460-773. The last 5.5 miles of this route is rough, narrow and steep. This route is not recommended for low-clearance passenger cars. Use low gear and drive slowly and with caution. 

The trailhead is 40 miles southeast of Cottage Grove, OR.
 


General Notes:

Activities

Day Hiking

  • One-way trip durations are 45 minutes to an hour.
  • Trail grades average 15-20% with steeper sections.
  • Use caution at the top along the sheer cliffs to the east.

Backpacking

  • One-way trip durations are 45 minutes to an hour.
  • Trail grades average 15-20% with steeper sections.
  • Use caution at the top along the sheer cliffs to the east.
Difficulty Level: Most Difficult

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
0.8 mile

  Elevation : 
5,300 feet - 5,987 feet range