Henline Falls Trailhead

Area Status: Temporarily Closed

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: 12/22/2022: Site burnt over in Beachie Creek Fire. No site assessment possible due to safety hazards. See map of Beachie Creek and Lionshead Fire closure area.
Permit Info: Wilderness Self-Issue Permit required for both day use and overnight stays from June 15 through October 15. Free permits are self-issued at the trailhead.
Closest Towns: Gates, Mill City and Mehama, Oregon
Water: No potable water

General Information


From Salem, Oregon, travel east on Highway 22 to milepost 23. At the Oregon Department of Forest Office on the left, turn left on North Fork Road, which is marked Little North Santiam Recreation Area.

Travel about 17 miles to the Forest Service  Road 2207 junction, continue past this junction for 1/4 mile. Trailhead is on the left.

This also provides access to Ogle Mountain Trail #3357 which intersects with Henline Falls Trail 1/2 mile up from the trailhead.


Parking Restrictions

Forest Road 2209

  • Parking allowed only along the south shoulder within ¼ mile of the Opal Creek Trailhead and at the designated trailhead parking areas for Henline Falls, Henline Mountain and Nasty Rock Trailheads. 
  • 15 minute parking limit at the visitor information kiosk at the 2209/2207 road junction.

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