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Your national forests and grasslands are 193 million acres of vast, scenic beauty waiting for you to discover. Visitors who choose to recreate on these public lands find more than 150,000 miles of trails, 10,000 developed recreation sites, 57,000 miles of streams, 122 alpine ski areas, 338,000 heritage sites, and specially designated sites that include 9,100 miles of byways, 22 recreation areas, 11 scenic areas, 439 wilderness areas, 122 wild and scenic rivers, nine monuments, and one preserve. And remember, “It’s All Yours.”

Recreation Marker Gold Lake Sno-Park

Gold Lake Sno-park, located at milepost 61.5 on Oregon Highway 58, is the highest in elevation of all three Willamette Pass area Sno-parks and offers a small network of loop trails with easy access to two three-sided ski shelters (Westview and Bechtel) with wood stoves and sleeping lofts. Crossing the highway to the Gold…
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Recreation Marker Mt. Jefferson Wilderness: Willamette

Mt. Jefferson is the dominant feature of this High Cascades area, along with  Three Fingered Jack (7,841 feet). Mt. Jefferson's slopes are mantled by five glaciers: Whitewater, Waldo, Milk Creek, Russell, and Jefferson Park. Other geographic features include steep talus slopes, rock outcrops, and alpine meadows. There are over 150 lakes, many stocked with trout. Mt. Jefferson Wilderness covers 104,523 total…
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Recreation Marker Koch Mountain Trailhead

This trailhead provides access to: See Trail page for more information.
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Recreation Marker Alpine Trailhead #1

This trailhead provides access to Alpine Trail #3450 See Trail page for more information.  There are four other trailheads for the Alpine Trail. 
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Recreation Marker Lookout Creek West Trailhead

This trailhead provides access to: See Trail page for more information.
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Recreation Marker Shadow Bay Campground (Waldo Lake)

This 47-site campground is less busy than its neighboring campground, North Waldo, resulting in a quieter atmosphere. It is situated in a lower and wetter landscape than North Waldo and Islet Campground and supports thicker and more diverse groundcover and generally more mosquitoes earlier in the season, so come prepared June to…
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Recreation Marker Huckleberry Flats OHV Trailhead & Staging Area

This is the trailhead and staging area for Huckleberry Flats OHV Trail. See trail page for more information, including a map, rules for OHV riding and more. 
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Recreation Marker Cheat Creek Trailhead

This trailhead provides access to: See Trail page for…
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Recreation Marker Packard Creek Day Use Area

Packard Creek Day Use Area is situated on a large flat beside Hills Creek Reservoir within the Packard Creek Campground. There is handicap parking at the boat ramp/swimming areas. The swimming area has a log-boom around it and has buoys set around it reminding boaters to slow down. Boaters are reminded that the speed limit around the swimming area and boat ramp is 5 M.P.H. There is a mix of vegetation in the…
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Recreation Marker Mona Campground

Situated in a long, narrow strip of mixed conifers along the northwest shore of Blue River Reservoir, Mona Campground is popular for water play and fishing. The lush vegetation provides seclusion between each campsite. Steep slopes of mixed conifers and other trees surround the area. There are 23 sites (20 single, 3 double) with tables and fire rings. Drinking water, vault toilets, and firewood for sale are…
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Recreation Marker Lost Creek Trailhead

This trailhead provides access to: See Trail page for more information.
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Recreation Marker Jim Weaver Loop Trailhead (Waldo Lake Trail)

This Trailhead provides access for Jim Weaver Loop Trail (Waldo  Lake Trail).
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Recreation Marker Salt Creek Snowplay Area

Salt Creek Sno-Park » Salt Creek Snowplay Salt Creek Sno-Park is best known for the snow play area located there. In addition to Willamette Pass Ski Resort, the Salt Creek Snowplay Area is currently the only other recommended tubing site on Highway 58. The tubing hill is cleared of trees…
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Recreation Marker Timpanogas Campground

This small, high-elevation 10 site campground sits at 5,300 feet at the far southeast end of the district, surrounded by fine stands of silver, grand, and noble fir. Be prepared for mosquitoes from July through August. Summer recreation includes hiking, viewing, horseback riding, fishing and camping. The Timpanogas Basin offers 23 miles of hiking trails with excellent views of Diamond Peak, Sawtooth and Cowhorn…
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Recreation Marker Cougar Crossing Day Use Area

Cougar Crossing Day Use Area is located on the north side of Forest Road 19 in the Cougar Crossing Campground. The day use site is adjacent to Cougar Reservoir where the South Fork of the McKenzie River pours into the reservoir.
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Recreation Marker Marion Lake Trailhead

Trailhead for Marion Lake Trail #3436 which provides access to Mount Jefferson Wilderness. Trails accessible from this trailhead include:
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Recreation Marker North Waldo Campground

North Waldo is the most popular of the Waldo Lake campgrounds. There are 58 sites with fire rings and tables. There is a sanitation station near the campground. The drier environment supports fewer mosquitoes, but they are still plentiful in season so come prepared. The boat launch is somewhat deeper than the others on the lake, which is more accommodating for sailboats. Waldo Lake is one of the largest natural…
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Recreation Marker Santiam Pass OHV Motorized Recreation Area

Family-focused Recreation in the High Cascades The Santiam Pass OHV Motorized Recreation Area is open to both motorized (all vehicle classes) and non-motorized users (hiking, stock, mountain bikes). The family friendly area includes kiddy loops for the smallest OHV enthusiasts. The area hosts designated travel routes and facilities, delivering a sustainable motorized trail system to the public…
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Recreation Marker Blue Pool Day Use Area (Middle Fork District)

This picnic area is adjacent to Blue Pool Campground, which is located in an old growth forest alongside Salt Creek. Fishing and swimming are popular activities. There is a large picnic area along the creek with fire stoves (built in the 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps), picnic tables and a large grassy area for…
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Recreation Marker High Divide Trailhead

This Trailhead provides access for High Divide Trail.
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Recreation Marker Willamette Pass Ski Area

This popular ski area is located 31 miles east of Oakridge on Highway 58.  From the top of Eagle Peak there is a spectacular 360 degree panoramic view of the high Cascade mountains, Waldo Lake, Crescent Lake and Odell Lake. The base elevation for the ski area is 5,120 feet and the ski summit rises to 6,683 feet. The ski area is operated under special use permit with the U.S. Forest Service and offers downhill…
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