Porcupine Creek Nature Trail #1594

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This is an easy accessible 0.8-mile interpretive trail which can be used by hikers and cross-country skiers.

This trail begins and ends at the Diamond Lake Visitor Information Center across from the Diamond Lake Campground. This trail is an easy walk through alpine forest-meadow fringe with 10 stations marking general features of the Diamond Lake area and 53 markers pinpointing specific plants along the path. This trail introduces the public to flora and fauna identification in the forest environment. A pamphlet for the trail can be picked up at the trail sign to the left of the Visitor Information Center.

Porcupine Creek Nature Trail #1594 - View of trail

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 05/08/2020- Open, but current conditions unknown. Be prepared to navigate downed trees and other potential hazards.
Area Amenities: Accessible
Fees No
Open Season: Year Round - undefined
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Roseburg, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.

General Information


From Roseburg, OR, turn onto OR 138 east / northeast Diamond Lake Boulevard, drive 80 miles east on Highway 138. Turn right onto Forest Road 4795 (Diamond Lake Loop) at the north entrance to Diamond Lake Recreation Area. Proceed 2.5 miles to the Diamond Lake Visitor Center, on the left.


This trail is accessible.



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  Area/Length : 
0.8 mile

  Elevation : 
5,200 feet