Salt Creek Sno-Park

Area Status: Open
cross country skiiers from Salt Creek Sno-park bracketed with tall trees Salt Creek Falls in winter with icy falls and snow all around snowy field with trees in background filled with group of snow players

Salt Creek Sno-Park offers cross-county and snowshoe trails and a family-friendly snow play area. Crossing the highway to the Fuji Creek Road (FS Rd 5894) leads the fit and prepared skier uphill 3 miles into the challenging Island and Birthday Lakes ski trail system and the Fuji Shelter, a three-sided structure with a wood stove, and a loft for overnight camping. You can also snowshoe or ski the Salt Creek Falls trail for a icy view of Oregon’s second highest waterfall.

Map of Salt Creek Falls Area

Know Before You Go in Winter: Tips on how to plan ahead and prepare for your trip to ensure the best possible time for you and others who will be sharing the snow with you.


At a Glance

Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees: Middle Fork Ranger District: During the winter, a Sno-Park permit is required.
Permit Info: Sno-Park Permit Required
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Oakridge, OR
Restroom: Vault toilet at Salt Creek Sno Park.
Information Center: Middle Fork Ranger District
46375 Highway 58
Westfir, OR 97492

General Information


Salt Creek Sno-park is located adjacent to Salt Creek Falls Observation Site (closed in winter) at milepost 57 on Oregon Highway 58, 6 miles west of Willamette Pass and 21 miles east of Oakridge, OR.

General Notes:

Snow level information: Salt Creek Falls Snotel

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



Recreation areas with activity Sledding/Tubing:

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Recreation areas with activity XC Skiing/Snowshoeing:


Toilets: Vault toilet at Salt Creek Sno-Park

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



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4213 Feet