The Twin Lakes Trailhead is a small facility located on the southern end of the Elkhorn Mountains. This is the lower access route into Twin Lakes. This facility has no amenities is used by hunters...[more]
Twin Lakes Trailhead
From Baker City, Oregon travel south on Highway 7 (also known as the Elkhorn Scenic Byway) towards John Day, Oregon for about 22 miles to Deer Creek Road; Turn right on Deer Creek Road (also known as County Road 656 which will turn into Forest Road 6550) and go 3.3 miles to Forest Road 6540; Turn right on Forest Road 6540 and go 0.6 miles to road junction of Forest Roads 6540, 6530 and 030; Go straight on Forest Road 030 and go 2.5 miles to the trailhead entrance sign.
Visitors can park at the lower area near the entrance sign or up the steep road about 0.5 miles to the upper parking area.
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