Cripple Camp Trailhead

Area Status: Open

Trail from this trailhead pass through stands of large, old-growth Douglas fir.

Provides access to: Cripple Camp Trail #1435, which accesses Pup Prairie Trail #1434Acker Divide Trail #1437 and Cripple Camp Shelter.

These trails are within Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness.

Accessibility: From the trailhead, flat trail grades provide an accessible opportunity into Wilderness. Some persons with disabilities may need assistance, assistance is recommended.

Trailhead sits at 4,760 feet of elevation. Expect snow to impact travel to this trailhead from mid to late Fall through early to mid Spring. 

Latitude: 43.03296

Longitude: -122.49654

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/01/2022: Open. Trail has not been maintained this year.
Fees: No fee.
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply within Rogue-Umpqua Divide Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Tiller, OR
Information Center: Tiller Ranger District

General Information


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

From Tiller, OR, take County Road 46 to Forest Road 29 (Jackson Creek Road).  Follow Forest Road 29 to Forest Road 2947.  Take Forest Road 2947 to Forest Road 2947-400. Take the right hand fork or Forest Road 2947-400 to the Cripple Camp Trailhead, approximately 28 miles from Tiller.

  • Parking available for two to three vehicles, including horse trailers.
  • A wilderness toilet is available. 

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