Cripple Camp Trail #1435


Area Status: Open

This short trail provides access to Acker Divide Trail #1437Pup Prairie Trail #1434, and Cripple Camp Shelter within the Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness.

The trail passes through stands of large, old-growth Douglas fir. This trail intersects the Acker Divide Trail near Cripple Camp Shelter. The shelter was built in the 1930's and was restored in the 1990's. 

Trail elevation ranges from 4,900' at the highest point to 4,800' at the lowest. From mid to late fall and early to mid spring expect that the trail will have snow cover. 

At a Glance

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

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Activities

Day Hiking

Recreation areas with activity Day Hiking:

Backpacking

Recreation areas with activity Backpacking:
  • If you seek large diameter old growth then this is the area to hike.
  • Great access to the Acker Divide Trail.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Horse Riding

Recreation areas with activity Horse Riding:
  • If you seek large diameter old growth then this is the area to hike.
  • Great access to the Acker Divide Trail.

General Info:

Parking
  • Parking available for two to three vehicles, including horse trailers.
  • Facilities include: Picnic table and fireplace, wilderness toilet.

Difficulty Level: Easy

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
0.7 miles

  Elevation : 
4,800 feet - 4,900 feet range