Little North Santiam, West Trailhead (Elkhorn)

Area Status: Temporarily Closed

Trailhead for Little North Santiam Trail #3338. See trail page for more information.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 12/22/2022: Closed due to Beachie Creek and Lionshead Fire closure. See map.
Fees: None
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Gates and Mill City, Oregon
Water: Water from streams should be filtered.
Information Center: Detroit Ranger Station

General Information


From Salem, OR, travel east on Highway 22 approximately 23 miles. Turn left on North Fork Road at the junction with the Oregon Department of Forestry office, which is marked "Little North Santiam Recreation Area".

To access the Little North Santiam, West trailhead, travel about 15 miles to Elkhorn Drive (Forest Service Road 201), turn right onto FS Road 201 and travel about ½ mile the trailhead is on the left.


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