Leslie Gulch - Succor Creek Back Country Byway

Adrian, Oregon

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A 52-mile Type II drive through barren desert canyons and over sagebrush-covered plateaus. The byway offers spectacular views and unique geologic formations. The Leslie Gulch–Succor Creek Back Country Byway travels through some of Oregon’s wildest landscapes. It winds through deep scenic canyons, past strangely carved rock formations, and over high, rolling plateaus that offer wide vistas. Special Attractions: Succor Creek State Recreation Area, Lake Owyhee, Leslie Gulch, hiking, fishing, rock-hounding, backpacking, outstanding views, wildlife study, camping. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.

Leslie Gulch - Succor Creek Back Country Byway Professional Review and Guide

"A 52-mile Type II drive through barren desert canyons and over sagebrush-covered plateaus. The byway offers spectacular views and unique geologic formations. The Leslie Gulch–Succor Creek Back Country Byway travels through some of Oregon’s wildest landscapes. It winds through deep scenic canyons, past strangely carved rock formations, and over high, rolling plateaus that offer wide vistas.

Special Attractions: Succor Creek State Recreation Area, Lake Owyhee, Leslie Gulch, hiking, fishing, rock-hounding, backpacking, outstanding views, wildlife study, camping. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more."

Activity Type: Scenic Drives
Nearby City: Adrian
Distance: 52
Season: Mid-April through October
Local Contacts: Bureau of Land Management
Driving Directions: Directions to Leslie Gulch - Succor Creek Back Country Byway

Recent Trail Reviews

11/5/2007
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The side trip through Leslie Gulch is the best part of this drive. Not to be missed. The rest of the trail has good scenery, but don't skip the Gulch.



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May 2018