Amelia Creek Trailhead
The Amelia Creek Trailhead is a small facility located on the northern end of the Monument Rock Wilderness. This rustic facility has a few amenities and is used by hunters, hikers, and horseback riders. This site accesses Amelia Creek Trail #1973.
At a Glance
|Current Conditions:||Current Conditions|
|Reservations:||This site is not reservable.|
|Area Amenities:||Tent camping,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking|
|Fees:||No fee required.|
|Restrictions:||General rules of use and restrictions apply for this developed recreation site. Wilderness Regulations apply - Motorized vehicles, bicycles, carts, hang glider and other mechanical equipment is prohibited in the Wilderness area.|
|Closest Towns:||Unity, Oregon (13 miles); Baker City, Oregon (60 miles)|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Whitman Ranger District|
From Unity, Oregon turn off Highway 26 and travel west on County Road 600 (South Fork Burnt River Road) for about 7 miles to the Forest Boundary; At the Forest Boundary this road becomes Forest Road 6005; Continue on Forest Road 6005 for about 0.5 miles Forest Road 6010; Turn left on Forest Road 6010 and go for about 6 miles to the trailhead.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
Day hiking in the Monument Rock Wilderness on Trail #1973
Backpacking in the Monument Rock Wilderness on Trail #1973
Trail #1973 enters into the Monument Rock Wilderness where more connectors trails are available for day or overnight rides.
|Picnic tables:||4 tables at the site|
|Tent camping:||There are 3-4 campsites with picnic tables and firerings|
|Parking:||Parking area is not designated|
|Toilets:||An older style non-accessible toilet|