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Marion Outlet Trail #3495

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

From the lower junction with Marion Lake Trail this trail heads up to the junction with Blue Lake Trail at the river outlet for Marion Lake.  

After the junction with Blue Lake Trail, the trail travels alongside slopes above to Marion Lake before tying back in with Marion Lake Trail.

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: Self-issue Wilderness Permit
  • Wilderness Regulations
  • Weed Free Feed Required
  • Special Regulations around Marion Lake:
    • No camping is allowed from the junction with Blue Lake Trail #3422 to 1/4 mile before the second junction with Marion Lake Trail #3436.
    • Campfires are not allowed around Marion Lake.
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 Marion Outlet trail


Access from Marion Lake Trailhead (Fee site)


12- 15 vehicles

Please park horse trailers in lower parking area.



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  Area/Length : 
1.3 miles

  Elevation : 
4000 - 4200