EAST FORK CANYON CREEK TRAIL

Trail ##211
Malhuer National Forest
Open: JUNE TO NOVEMBER
Length: 9.9 MILES
Difficulty: More Difficult
Elevation: 4500 FEET to 7200 FEET
Usage: MODERATE
Hiking: Allowed
Horses: Allowed
Mt Biking: Prohibited
ATVs: Prohibited

Features

This trail offers both low and high elevation life zones to explore. East Fork Canyon Creek offers good native cutthroat trout fishing. Trail accesses the Canyon Creek Natural Area — a unique parklike stand of old growth ponderosa pine. There is a wide variety of campsites along this trail.

Access

From John Day, travel south on US highway 395 to the junction with County road 65. Take county road 65 south approximately 4 miles to the junction with the 6510 road. Follow the 6510 road to the 812 road. Take the 812 road to the trailhead at the end of the road.

Latitude: 44.2651
Longitude: -118.886