hells canyon national recreation area Trails

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Hells Canyon National Recreation Area :: Joseph, OR

One of the more rugged and least accessible areas in the nation, Hells Canyon incorporates a 71-mile stretch of the fantastic Snake River Canyon. The black basalt walls give a forbidding appearance to North America’s deepest gorge – more than 7,900 f

National Forest Development Road 788 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 788 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 7.3 miles long and begins at 5,194 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 14.6 miles

Power Line Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Power Line Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 7.7 miles long and begins at 1,456 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 15.4 miles with a total elevatio

National Forest Development Road 596 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 596 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 5,206 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles w

National Forest Development Road 505 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 505 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest. It is 8.1 miles long and begins at 4,907 feet altitude. Trave

National Forest Development Road 780 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 780 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 7.4 miles long and begins at 5,258 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 15.0 miles

National Forest Development Road 4260 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 4260 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 16.8 miles long and begins at 1,546 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 33.8 mile

National Forest Development Road 760 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 760 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 3.9 miles long and begins at 5,364 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.8 miles w

Forest Road 100 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Forest Road 100 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 3.8 miles long and begins at 2,122 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.5 miles with a total elevation

Dug Bar Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Dug Bar Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 6.5 miles long and begins at 1,890 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.1 miles with a total elevation g

Fence Line Creek Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Fence Line Creek Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 8.1 miles long and begins at 4,729 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.2 miles with a total el

National Forest Development Road 110 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 110 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 3.2 miles long and begins at 5,927 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.4 miles w

National Forest Development Road 060 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 060 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 2.3 miles long and begins at 5,640 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.7 miles w

River Canyon Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

River Canyon Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 3,439 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total eleva

National Forest Development Road 3925 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 3925 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is two miles long and begins at 4,273 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.1 miles

National Forest Development Road 180 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 180 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 5,465 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles w

National Forest Development Road 3980 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 3980 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 8.4 miles long and begins at 4,355 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.9 miles

Duck Lake Trail 1875 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Duck Lake Trail 1875 is a hiking trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 4,533 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,299

National Forest Development Road 3950 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 3950 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 5,465 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.9 miles

Twin Lakes Trail 1874 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Twin Lakes Trail 1874 is a hiking trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area and Eagle Cap Wilderness Area. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 6,485 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.5 miles with

National Forest Development Road 3985 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 3985 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Baker County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 5.4 miles long and begins at 4,021 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.7 miles w

South Fork Imnaha Trail 1816 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

South Fork Imnaha Trail 1816 is a hiking trail in Union County and Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area and Eagle Cap Wilderness Area. It is 18.3 miles long and begins at 4,560 feet altitude. Traveling the entire

Snake River Trail :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Snake River Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Oregon and Idaho. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 4.8 miles long and begins at 1,178 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 10.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 5,5

Forest Service Road 1730 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Forest Service Road 1730 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon Wilderness Area and Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 3.3 miles long and begins at 2,868 feet altitude. Traveling the entire

Seven Devils Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, ID

Seven Devils Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Idaho County, Idaho. It is within Hells Canyon Wilderness Area and Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is a mile long and begins at 7,609 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9

National Forest Trail #124 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, ID

National Forest Trail #124 is a hiking trail in Idaho County, Idaho. It is within Hells Canyon Wilderness Area and Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 7.6 miles long and begins at 7,719 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 15.6 miles

National Forest Trail #101 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, ID

National Forest Trail #101 is a hiking trail in Idaho County, Idaho. It is within Nez Perce National Forest, Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, and Hells Canyon Wilderness Area. It is 5.4 miles long and begins at 7,615 feet altitude. Traveling th

National Forest Development Road 250 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 250 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 7.7 miles long and begins at 4,539 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 15.5 miles

National Forest Development Road 598 :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

National Forest Development Road 598 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 5,206 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles w

Cold Springs Road :: Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, OR

Cold Springs Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. It is 3.9 miles long and begins at 4,174 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.8 miles with a total elevati

Hells Canyon Scenic Byway :: Richland, OR

A 270-mile scenic loop on paved roads through arid desert, lush farmlands, rugged canyons and forested mountains. From La Grande to Joseph, the route makes several crossings of the Wallowa and Grande Ronde rivers as it winds through commercial cropla

National Forest Development Road 4680 :: Wallowa-Whitman National Forest, OR

National Forest Development Road 4680 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Wallowa County, Oregon. It is within Hells Canyon National Recreation Area and Wallowa-Whitman National Forest. It is 13.0 miles long and begins at 5,358 feet altitude. Tra

Lake Fork :: Halfway, OR

This quiet campground along Lake Fork Creek consists of shady, wellspaced sites in a multistory mixed forest of fir, pine, and larch. Just north of the camp, the Lake Fork Trail offers hikes to Big Elk Creek (2 miles) or Fish Lake (11 miles). The cam

Hells Canyon Scenic Byway :: Baker City, OR

A 208-mile open loop through the Wallowa Mountains to the rim of Hells Canyon, North America’s deepest river-carved canyon. Four possible side trips allow full exploration of the canyon, for a 367-mile scenic byway. The Hells Canyon Scenic Byway trav

Lick Creek :: Joseph, OR

This fine family campground sits among the scattered firs and lodgepole pines in a meadow setting along Lick Creek. The campground has paved roads and gravel parking. Deer commonly browse in the wildflower meadow. In early August false hellebore, wit

Buckhorn Campground :: Enterprise, OR

Buckhorn is a long way from anywhere, not unlike many of the lonely, sacred spots around the Blue Mountains, the Wallowa Valley, and Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. If you’re looking for a place to lose yourself, you’ve found it.

McGraw Creek Loop :: Baker City, OR

A long day-hike or a two-day backpack in the Hells Canyon Wilderness and the 652,488-acre Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. Hells Canyon isn’t just the deepest gorge in North America, it’s “the deepest canyon in low relief territory,” according

Black Lake :: Council, ID

Not found on most listings of public campgrounds, this is one of the more remote and primitive in the Seven Devils (and in the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, which is saying something). This campground is at the edge of the Hells Canyon W

Imnaha River, Hat Point Overlook :: Joseph, OR

A fifty-eight-mile drive on paved and dirt roads through scenic canyons and into the mountains of the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. Beginning in Enterprise at 3,757 feet elevation, the drive travels the first fourteen miles through level far

Sentinel Peak :: Joseph, OR

The eastern end of the Eagle Cap Wilderness is adjacent to the Hells Canyon National Recreation Area. The trails on this side of the Wallowa Mountains are not as popular as those near Wallowa Lake and should be appealing to scramblers seeking a more

Seven Devils/Windy Saddle :: Riggins, ID

Because of the challenges accessing this area, these campgrounds (which are less than a mile apart) are recommended for tenting or similar camping, rather than RVing. There are rewards for getting here, though, and it is popular with serious backcoun

Hells Canyon Wilderness Area Trails :: Baker City, OR

Spanning the oregon-idaho border along the Snake River for 70 miles, the sizable Hells Canyon Wilderness is itself part of the larger 652,488-acre Hells Canyon National Recreation Area (HCNRA), established by Congress in 1975. The Snake also divides

Hells Canyon Loop :: Joseph, OR

A three- to five-day loop backpack in the Hells Canyon Wilderness and National Recreation Area. This loop is typical of the Hells Canyon Wilderness: Habitat is varied, steep and rugged one minute, gentle the next, draped in trees at times, open to th