Amelia Creek Trailhead

Area Status: Closed
Small forested trailhead with snowy peaks in background

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.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
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)
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Whitman Ranger District

General Information


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.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking

Day hiking in the Monument Rock Wilderness on Trail #1973


Backpacking in the Monument Rock Wilderness on Trail #1973

Horse Riding

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

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