Summit Lake Trailhead

OR,CA US Forest Service

Summit Lake Trailhead

Provides access to:


  • No picnic table
  • No fire pit
  • Drinking water
  • 6 vault toilets
  • No garbage disposal - Please pack it out




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From Ruch, OR, turn left onto Upper Applegate Road and continue approximately 14.9 miles to turn left onto French Gulch Road (Forest Road 490), crossing Applegate Lake Dam. Continue approximately 8.1 miles to the junction of Forest Road 1075 (Squaw Creek Road) and Forest Road 700, and bear right onto Forest Road 1075. Parking lot and Summit Lake Trailhead access is on the right, approximately 300 feet past this junction. (This is also the parking lot for Squaw Lake.)

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