Coffin Lookout Trailhead

This trailhead provides access to:

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At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness self issue permit required
Usage: Medium
Water: None
Information Center: Detroit Ranger Station

General Information


4 - 6 vehicles


From Detroit, Oregon, travel East on Highway 22 for approximately 24.5 miles to Forest Road 11 (Straight Creek Road / Quartzville Scenic Byway).

Turn right on Forest Road 11, travel for 4 miles to Forest Road 1168 (Do not turn at the first 1168 junction; the eastern half of Forest Road 1168 is very rough).

Turn right on second junction with Forest Road 1168, travel for about 3.5 miles to trailhead (trail begins to the right of Forest Road 430 near its junction with Forest Road 1168).

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