All recreation offerings across the Willamette National Forest are currently closed including campgrounds, day use areas, trails, boat ramps and more. Forest Service roads are closed to the public across the Willamette National Forest unless you are vacating the Forest


Bear Point Trail #3342

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is Closed

From South Breitenbush Trail this 1.8 mile trail splits off and heads into an open slope switchbacks up the steep, rocky face to the top of Bear Point. Nice views of Bear Lake, Mount Jefferson and the surrounding Cascades.

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: Wilderness self-issue permit required
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Detroit, Oregon
Information Center: Detroit Ranger District
44125 North Santiam Highway SE
Detroit, OR 97342

General Information

General Notes:

Map of Bear Point trail


Access from:


30+ vehicles

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Difficult


Difficulty Level: Difficult
Areas & Activities



  Area/Length : 
1.8 miles

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  Longitude : 

  Elevation : 
4350 feet - 6050 feet