Mckenzie Bridge, OR Trails and Parks

Mckenzie Bridge has 30 trails in the vicinity, including 14 for campgrounds and 13 hiking trails. These trails range from 1 to 27 miles in length. The most popular trails are McKenzie River, McKenzie River National Recreation Trail and Frissell Crossing Campground. Trails.com member Christopher B. recently completed Waterfalls Trail.
  • Tamolitch Pool

    4 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike alongside the McKenzie River, leading to a beautiful pool where the river emerges from a lava flow. The trail follows the rim of a shallow gorge containing the river, which tumbles ...
    •  Day hike
    •  4 miles
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    A day hike alongside the McKenzie River, leading to a beautiful pool where the river emerges from a lava flow. The trail ...

  • McKenzie River National Recreation Trail

    3 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    Details are for north to south ride. This ride really is a treasure. The trail closely follows the river and passes through many contrasting environments. The northern end traverses an area ...
    •  27 miles
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    Details are for north to south ride. This ride really is a treasure. The trail closely follows the river and passes through ...

  • Echo Basin Trail

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike to a mixed, old-growth forest. The trail climbs alongside Echo Creek through an old clearcut. Twenty-foot trees fill the old clearing now, and undergrowth crowds the trail. After about ...
    •  Day hike
    •  1.9 miles
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    A day hike to a mixed, old-growth forest. The trail climbs alongside Echo Creek through an old clearcut. Twenty-foot trees ...

  • Proxy Falls

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike to two waterfalls in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The trail starts on the south side of the highway and crosses an open, sunny ridge of boulders before descending slightly. Follow ...
    •  Day hike
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike to two waterfalls in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The trail starts on the south side of the highway and crosses ...

  • Tenas Lakes

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike or overnight backpack in the Mount Washington Wilderness, leading to several scenic lakes with glacial features. Follow the marked Benson Lake Trail as it meanders northwest through ...
    •  Backpack or day hike
    •  4.4 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike or overnight backpack in the Mount Washington Wilderness, leading to several scenic lakes with glacial features. ...

  • Waterfalls Trail

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike along the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River, featuring two large waterfalls, numerous cascades, and magnificent old-growth forest. An easy trail with steps leads a few yards downhill ...
    •  Day hike
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike along the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River, featuring two large waterfalls, numerous cascades, and magnificent old-growth ...

  • Scott Mountain

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A round-trip day hike in the Mount Washington Wilderness. From atop Scott Mountain you’ll get a good look at the Mount Washington Wilderness, a land wrought with massive lava flows. In fact, ...
    •  Day hike
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    A round-trip day hike in the Mount Washington Wilderness. From atop Scott Mountain you’ll get a good look at the Mount Washington ...

  • Hackleman Creek Old-Growth Trail

    1 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A short, barrier-free day hike on an interpretive trail through old-growth forest. This is an easy, well-built trail, worthwhile for a pleasant walk through old-growth forest.
    •  Day hike
    •  1 miles
    •  Guide

    A short, barrier-free day hike on an interpretive trail through old-growth forest. This is an easy, well-built trail, worthwhile ...

  • Clear Lake

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A level day hike around a crystal alpine lake. The trail leaves the forest after a few yards and crosses onto an open lava flow. (The trail is paved across the lava flow but is dirt elsewhere). ...
    •  Day hike
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    A level day hike around a crystal alpine lake. The trail leaves the forest after a few yards and crosses onto an open lava ...

  • Olallie

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    This terraced campground sits at the confluence of Olallie Creek and the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River. The sites are spacious and occupy a semi-open forest setting; several sites have river ...
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    This terraced campground sits at the confluence of Olallie Creek and the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River. The sites are spacious ...

  • McKenzie Bridge

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    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    Campers here can enjoy the fun and relaxation afforded by the McKenzie River. The camp occupies a full second-growth forest of firs, cedars, and western hemlocks, with a vibrant understory. Many ...
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    Campers here can enjoy the fun and relaxation afforded by the McKenzie River. The camp occupies a full second-growth forest ...

  • Limberlost

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    This cozy, rustic campground above Lost Creek sits at the lower end of McKenzie Pass Scenic Byway (OR 242). The entire byway is usually open by July and remains open through October, allowing ...
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    This cozy, rustic campground above Lost Creek sits at the lower end of McKenzie Pass Scenic Byway (OR 242). The entire byway ...

  • Ice Cap Creek

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    This camp in a fir-and-cedar woods along the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River provides access to the waterfall viewing platforms upstream from camp and to Carmen Reservoir downstream. The sites ...
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    This camp in a fir-and-cedar woods along the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River provides access to the waterfall viewing platforms ...

  • Coldwater Cove

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    This camp occupies the forested shore at the southeast corner of Clear Lake—a frigid, spring-fed natural lake at the head of the McKenzie Wild and Scenic River. A lava flow dotted by vine maples ...
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    This camp occupies the forested shore at the southeast corner of Clear Lake—a frigid, spring-fed natural lake at the head ...

  • Alder Springs

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    On McKenzie Pass Scenic Byway, you will find this tiny camp in the firs opposite the trailhead to Linton Lake. Other trails in the area visit Proxy Falls and Scott Mountain.
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    On McKenzie Pass Scenic Byway, you will find this tiny camp in the firs opposite the trailhead to Linton Lake. Other trails ...

  • Erma Bell Lakes

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike or overnight backpack to a series of scenic lakes in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The Erma Bell Lakes Trail crosses a bridge, then contours south along a steep slope forested with ...
    •  Backpack or day hike
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike or overnight backpack to a series of scenic lakes in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The Erma Bell Lakes Trail crosses ...

  • Rebel Creek

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike through an old-growth Douglas-fir forest in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The trail passes through superb old-growth forest; watch for an especially large Douglas-fir on the left side ...
    •  Day hike
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike through an old-growth Douglas-fir forest in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The trail passes through superb old-growth ...

  • French Pete Creek

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike through old-growth forest in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The hike: The French Pete Trail follows French Pete Creek into a valley made famous by the conservation battle fought over ...
    •  Day hike
    •  3.2 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike through old-growth forest in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The hike: The French Pete Trail follows French Pete ...

  • Linton Lake Trail

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A day hike to Linton Lake in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The hike follows the Linton Lake Trail through Douglas-fir forest, crossing White Branch Creek and then a low ridge. As you near the ...
    •  Day hike
    •  2.8 miles
    •  Guide

    A day hike to Linton Lake in the Three Sisters Wilderness. The hike follows the Linton Lake Trail through Douglas-fir forest, ...

  • Box Canyon Guard Station

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    21 x 15-foot, two-room log cabin, in need of some T.L.C. AROUND YOU Beside the cabin, in the yard, is the trailhead for the McBee Trail (3523), which takes you into the Three Sisters Wilderness, ...
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    21 x 15-foot, two-room log cabin, in need of some T.L.C. AROUND YOU Beside the cabin, in the yard, is the trailhead for the ...

  • Fish Lake Remount Depot Hall House

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    Hall House, the original Supervisor’s cabin, contains three rooms. AROUND YOU Marked Nordic ski trails and snowmobile trails are found at the nearby Lava Lake Sno-Park. Within a 15-minute drive ...
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    Hall House, the original Supervisor’s cabin, contains three rooms. AROUND YOU Marked Nordic ski trails and snowmobile trails ...

  • Fish Lake Remount Depot Commissary Cabin

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    A rustic two-room cabin. AROUND YOU Marked Nordic ski trails and snowmobile trails are found at the nearby Lava Lake Sno-Park. Within a 15-minute drive of the area you will find seven Sno-parks ...
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    A rustic two-room cabin. AROUND YOU Marked Nordic ski trails and snowmobile trails are found at the nearby Lava Lake Sno-Park. ...

  • Indian Ridge Lookout

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    16 x 16-foot room, all wood and windows, atop a 30-foot tower. AROUND YOU Three Sisters and Mt. Bachelor are to the east. Diamond Peak is to the south. Mt. Jefferson, Three Fingered Jack and ...
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    16 x 16-foot room, all wood and windows, atop a 30-foot tower. AROUND YOU Three Sisters and Mt. Bachelor are to the east. ...

  • Scott Lake Campground

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    Spraying for bugs is not a regular practice in Oregon campgrounds. If the campground is situated on a lake (particularly at higher elevations), you can almost bet that mosquitoes will be a nuisance ...
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    Spraying for bugs is not a regular practice in Oregon campgrounds. If the campground is situated on a lake (particularly ...

  • Frissell Crossing Campground

    0 Reviews

    McKenzie Bridge, OR

    When you drive along the Aufderheide Memorial Drive (named for a former Willamette National Forest supervisor) on your way to Frissell Crossing, try not to think about what I did: lions and tigers ...
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    When you drive along the Aufderheide Memorial Drive (named for a former Willamette National Forest supervisor) on your way ...