Deer Butte Trail #3508


Beginning at Robinson Lake Trailhead, Deer Butte Trail #3508 in a thick old growth mixed conifer forest, heading south to a junction with Robinson Lake Trail #4342. Past the junction, the trail continues south, entering the Mt. Washington Wilderness and passing to the west of Kuitan Lake. The trail continues through alpine forest south over fairly level terrain before passing Prince Lake and ending at Fingerboard Prairie Trailhead.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:

New for 2020, trails in Mt. Jefferson, Mt. Washington, and Three Sisters Wilderness Areas will require a Central Cascades Wilderness Permit for overnight use and some will require one for day-use. Learn more.

Operational Hours:
Permit Info: Wilderness self-issue permit required
Usage: Light-Medium
Water: Requires treatment at intermittent springs; potholes early in season
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger Station

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Grazing for stock is limited.

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  Area/Length : 
8 miles

  Elevation : 
4000 feet