McBee Trail #3523


Beginning at Box Canyon Trailhead, the McBee Trail #3523 heads east across Forest Road 19 past the old Box Canyon Guard Station. The trail travels through a dry lodgepole pine forest over hilled terrain before crossing into the Three Sisters Wilderness. The trail continues west and northwest through hilled terrain, passing by many Lakes in the Mink and Horse Lake Basins before ending at Horse Lake.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 8/2/18: Trail cleared of downed logs from Crossing Way Junction to Spy Lake; and from Breezy Point to top.
Permit Info: Wilderness self-issue permit required
Usage: Medium
Water: Requires treatment
Information Center: McKenzie River Ranger Station

General Information


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General Notes:

The trail leads into the Mink Lake basin and Horse Lake area, it junctions with Crossing Way Trail #3307 and Elk Creek Trail #3510.

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  • Weed Free Feed Required
    To help reduce the spread of invasive species, weed-free feed is required in all Pacific Northwest National Forests.


  Area/Length : 
24 miles

  Elevation : 
3840 feet - 5400 feet