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Turpentine Loop Trail #3455

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

Part of larger loop for horse riding community using the Big Meadows Horsecamp area. Trail heads through harvested timber area into a young stand of Douglas-Fir, true fir before entering the edge of the B & B Fire area of 2003. Connects with Turpentine Trail #3490.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:

New for 2021, 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.

Permit Info: Wilderness self-issue permit required
Closest Towns: Marion Forks, Idanha and Detroit, Oregon
Water: Water from streams and lakes should be filtered or treated.
Information Center: Detroit Ranger Station

General Information

General Notes:

Map of Turpentine Loop trail


Access from:


3 - 4 vehicles



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  Area/Length : 
2.5 miles

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