Beaver Swamp Trail #1569

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This 1.2-mile trail passes through a dense forest with a variety of timber types, including a section that was burned in a 2002 lightning fire. Although it has limited views along the way, Beaver Swamp Trail rewards hikers with access to Fish Lake, a beautiful, secluded lake within Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness. Elevation changes from 4100 feet at the trailhead to 3400 feet at the junction with Fish Lake Trail #1570.

Beaver Swamp Trail #1569 - Typical Trail

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 06/01/2018: Open and cleared.
Open Season: Summer
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
Closest Towns: Tiller, OR
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.
Information Center: Tiller Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

Beaver Swamp Trailhead:

From Canyonville, OR take West 1st Street and turn onto SE 3rd St./OR-227. Continue to follow OR-227 approximately 23 miles until you reach Tiller.

From Tiller, OR take County Road #46, which becomes South Umpqua Road #28, to Forest Road #2823. Follow Road #2823 to Road #2830. Then take Road #2830 to Road #2840. Follow Road #2840 past the Fish Lake Trailhead, to Road #2840-400 and the Beaver Swamp Trailhead, approximately 32 miles from Tiller.


Parking:

Horse use at the Beaver Swamp Trailhead is discouraged. Parking for stock vehicles and trailers is available on Forest Road 2840-500, one-eighth mile from the Trailhead.


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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.2 miles

  Latitude : 
43.093388

  Longitude : 
-122.518322

  Elevation : 
3,400' - 4,100'

 

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