Buckhorn Tower Viewpoint
The Buckhorn Tower Viewpoint offers picturesque views of the dissected canyons and 'knife edge' ridges along the Imnaha River. This fully accessible site is a popular stopping point for visitors wanting to drive to a scenic viewpoint and sample the Hells Canyon and Imnaha River country.
At a Glance
|Reservations:||Reservations are not accepted at this site.|
|Area Amenities:||Interpretive Site,Accessible,Toilets,Parking|
|Fees:||No fee at this site.|
|Restrictions:||General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site.
|Closest Towns:||Enterprise, Oregon (42 miles)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
The site has accessible facilities.
From Enterprsie, Oregon travel south on state highway 82 for about 3.5 miles to Cow Creek Road; Turn left on Cow Creek Road and go about 5 miles to the OK Gulch/ Zumwalt-Imnaha Road; Turn right on the OK Gulch/Zumwalt-Imnaha Road and go 9.5 miles to the where it turns into the Zumwalt- Buckhorn Road; Continue on the Zumwalt-Buckhorn Road (turns in Forest 46 Road) for about 23 miles to Forest Road 780; Turn right on Forest Road 780 and go 1.3 miles to Overlook.
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Spectacular views of the Imnaha River country
|Interpretive Site:||Imnaha River country interpretation|
|Parking:||RV and trailer parking available|
|Toilets:||Accessible vault toilet|
|Accessible:||Accessible toilet and pathways|