Oregon State Parks Trails

To find trails in Oregon state parks for activities such as hiking and biking, select a region or trail below.

Cape Lookout State Park to Beverly Beach State Park :: Sand Lake, OR

This ride is dominated by three major climbs over three capes. The first climb, over Cape Lookout, begins as soon as you leave the campground. The second climb, over Cascade Head, occurs near the midpoint of the ride. The third climb, over the aptly

Nehalem Bay State Park to Cape Lookout State Park :: Nehalem, OR

The road is near the water’s edge and the scenery is good for the first 21 miles. The road is near the water’s edge and the scenery is good for the first 21 miles. Shortly after passing through Bay City, the broad expanse of Tillamook Bay forces US 1

Sunset Bay State Park to Humbug Mountain State Park :: Charleston, OR

Leaving Sunset Bay State Park, the route heads away from the coast and climbs to the ridge tops to catch sweeping views of Oregon’s coastal forest and South Slough Estuary. The tranquility of the ridge crest is followed by a screaming descent back to

Deschutes River: Tumalo State Park to Cline Falls State Park :: Bend, OR

This run offers the intermediate paddler one long trip that includes a very scenic canyon or several short sections. Since most of the river is diverted for irrigation in the summer, this run is usually only available from mid-October through mid-Apr

Grande Ronde River: Red Bridge State Park to Hilgard Junction State Park :: la Grande, OR

The river canyon broadens considerably on this run and is bounded by open forest and some rangeland. A modest gradient and easy riffles make this a fine float for beginners in almost any craft. Character: forested.

Ecola State Park to Indian Beach :: Cannon Beach, OR

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Willamette Mission State Park–Eola Hills Cruise :: Salem, OR

This challenging loop tour combines some of the best touring the Willamette Valley has to offer. You’ll ride along the scenic Willamette River in historic Willamette Mission State Park, take a fun ride on the Wheatland Ferry, tour the pastoral settin

Jasper State Park–Covered Bridges Ramble :: Goshen, OR

This tour begins in Jasper State Park, located off OR 58 southeast of Eugene. The route travels through scenic farming country filled with friendly small towns and picturesque covered bridges.

Smith Rock State Park–Sisters Challenge :: Redmond, OR

Explore the magnificent volcano country of central Oregon on this challenging, scenic route. This tour begins in Smith Rock State Park and takes you southwest on rural roads to the small western-style town of Sisters, which is filled with fun shops,

Drake Park–Shevlin Park–Tumalo State Park Ramble :: Terrebonne, OR

This fun loop route begins in Drake Park in downtown Bend and takes you through a sage-scented landscape past Shevlin Park and Tumalo State Park.

Clackamas River: Milo McIver State Park to Barton Park :: Portland, OR

This beautiful stretch of the Clackamas River may be run all year. The first 2.5 miles are located entirely within Milo McIver State Park; for a short trip, take out at the lower end of the park. If continuing downstream, it is another 5.5 miles to t

Sandy River: Oxbow Park to Lewis and Clark State Park :: Dabney State Park, OR

The Sandy River from Oxbow Park to Lewis and Clark State Park is popular with beginning kayakers, family rafters, sports fishers, and others looking for a scenic float close to Portland. Some small rapids are sprinkled throughout this section, and pl

Grande Ronde River: Hilgard Junction State Park to Riverside City Park :: la Grande, OR

This is a favorite conditioning and play run for local boaters. Raft races on this stretch attract a flurry of floaters in every imaginable type of craft. The river is wide and gentle at first. After a few miles of warm-up, a ledge called Snoose Fall

Portland Bridges–Tryon Creek State Park Ramble :: Lake Oswego, OR

This out-and-back scenic city ride begins on the east side of the Willamette River on the East Bank Esplanade. This magnificent multiuse path features many interpretive plaques, art sculptures, and a floating boardwalk. You’ll cross the Steel Bridg

Humbug Mountain State Park to the California Border :: Nesika Beach, OR

Saving the best for last, the Oregon Coast section of your tour ends with breathtaking scenery: long, sandy beaches, rocks carved into graceful arches, jagged sea stacks, and sheer cliffs. US 101 is etched on hillsides that drop nearly straight to th

Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial State Park to Sunset Bay :: Glenada, OR

Miles of soft sand contoured by the wind and accented with ripple marks border the road from Florence to North Bend. Lie on it, walk through it, run over it, or slide down it; no matter how, take time to get to know this beautiful sea of sand known a

Beverly Beach State Park to Jessie M. Honeyman Memorial :: Newport, OR

With so much to see in the next 60.3 miles, expect travel time to be long and distances between stops very short. The first stop, Yaquina Lighthouse National Wildlife Refuge, lies just 3.5 miles south of Beverly Beach State Park. The obvious attracti

Champoeg State Park Ramble :: Yamhill River, OR

This tour begins in Champoeg State Park and travels on rural roads through the farming country of French Prairie. Highlights of this tour include fascinating history and geology exhibits at the Champoeg State Park Visitor Center, the Robert Newell Ho

Washington Border to Nehalem Bay State Park :: Astoria, OR

The northern coast of Oregon is as excellent for bicycle touring as it is for sightseeing. The Oregon Coast Bicycle Route starts high above the Columbia River on the Astoria Bridge and follows US 101 from the state border through farm country, past h

Umatilla County Lewis and Clark Commemorative Trail: Section through Hat Rock State Park :: Umatilla, OR

Umatilla, Oregon, is a rural desert community at the southern tip of the I-82 bridge across the Columbia River. This area provides easy access from Oregon to Washington’s Yakima Valley wine country. The historic trail begins and ends at riverside p

Fort Rock :: Fort Rock State Park, OR

Fort Rock is a hiking trail in Lake County, Oregon. It is within Fort Rock State Park. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 4,447 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 258 feet. The Fort Rock State Natura

Misery Ridge Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Misery Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 2,927 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,268 feet. The trail

River Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

River Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 2,646 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 723 feet.

Canyon Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Canyon Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 2,822 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 431 feet. Near th

Mesa Verde Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Mesa Verde Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 2,647 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 613 feet. The Asterisk

Wolf Tree Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Wolf Tree Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 2,646 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 177 feet. Near

Rope-De-Dope Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Rope-De-Dope Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 2,644 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 228 feet. Near the en

The Chute :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

The Chute is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 2,765 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 123 feet. Near the trailhead t

Homestead Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Homestead Trail is a hiking and horse trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 2,644 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 98 feet. Near

Rim Rock Trail :: Smith Rock State Park, OR

Rim Rock Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within Smith Rock State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 2,841 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 180 feet. Near the trailh

Big Pine Loop 1 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Big Pine Loop 1 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 4,198 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 98 feet. The Big Tree

Cougar Woods Loop 3 1/8 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Cougar Woods Loop 3 1/8 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is three miles long and begins at 4,194 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 351 feet. Ne

West Deschutes River Road :: La Pine State Park, OR

West Deschutes River Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park and Deschutes National Forest. It is 6.5 miles long and begins at 4,241 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.1 mile

Mc Gregor Loop 1 1/2 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Mc Gregor Loop 1 1/2 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 4,207 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 109 feet. Along t

Fall River Loop 4 3/4 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Fall River Loop 4 3/4 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park and Deschutes National Forest. It is 3.7 miles long and begins at 4,207 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.1 miles with a total elev

Deschutes Loop 3 1/2 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Deschutes Loop 3 1/2 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 4,208 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 220 feet. The McG

Fall River Falls Trail :: La Pine State Park, OR

Fall River Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park and Deschutes National Forest. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 4,211 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevatio

Mc Gregor Loop 1 1/2 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Mc Gregor Loop 1 1/2 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 4,202 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 56 feet. Along th

Deschutes Loop 3 1/2 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Deschutes Loop 3 1/2 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 4,232 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 220 feet. The McG

Old Jetty Trail :: South Beach State Park, OR

Old Jetty Trail is a hiking trail in Newport, Oregon. It is within South Beach State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 20 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 166 feet. The South Beach State Par

South Jetty Trail :: South Beach State Park, OR

South Jetty Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Newport, Oregon. It is within South Beach State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 20 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 75 feet. The South Bea

Oregon Coast Trail 804 :: Smelt Sands State Park, OR

Oregon Coast Trail 804 is a hiking trail in Yachats, Oregon. It is within Smelt Sands State Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 36 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 228 feet. Along the trail th

Gwynn Creek Trail #1371 :: Neptune State Park, OR

Gwynn Creek Trail #1371 is a hiking trail in Lane County and Lincoln County, Oregon. It is within Neptune State Park and Siuslaw National Forest. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 1,034 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a t

Oregon Coast Trail :: Neptune State Park, OR

Oregon Coast Trail is a hiking trail in Lane County and Lincoln County, Oregon. It is within Neptune State Park and Siuslaw National Forest. It is 1.2 miles long and begins at 105 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.4 miles with a total el

Coast Trail :: Cape Sebastian State Park, OR

Coast Trail is a hiking trail in Curry County, Oregon. It is within Cape Sebastian State Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 675 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 1,480 feet. Along the trail

Cougar Woods Loop 3 1/8 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Cougar Woods Loop 3 1/8 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is three miles long and begins at 4,194 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.0 miles with a total elevation gain of 351 feet. Ne

Fall River Falls Trail :: La Pine State Park, OR

Fall River Falls Trail is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park and Deschutes National Forest. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 4,200 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.9 miles with a total elevatio

Big Pine Loop 1 Mile :: La Pine State Park, OR

Big Pine Loop 1 Mile is a hiking trail in Deschutes County, Oregon. It is within La Pine State Park. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 4,198 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 98 feet. The Trailhead

Mount Angel–Silver Falls State Park Cruise :: Mount Angel, OR

This tour takes you through the scenic rolling farmland of Marion County. Highlights include the Bavarian-style town of Mount Angel and the Mount Angel Abbey, the shops in historic Silverton, magnificent waterfalls, and the historic South Falls Lodge

Banks–Vernonia State Park Ramble :: Vernonia, OR

This fun family ride takes you on a paved multiuse trail through a fern-filled forest in rural Columbia County. The ride begins in Anderson Park in the small town of Vernonia and takes you on a scenic 14-mile out-and-back ride along the banks of the