Santiam Pass OHV Area For ATV Riding

The 12th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Oregon.

  Bend, Oregon, US


  March 31, 2018

Northwest of Bend and Sisters in the Cascade Mountains, the Santiam Pass OHV Area has 1,500 acres open to ATV riding through cinder cones and lava flows. The routes are on trails and old roads. The conditions are loose and sandy.

To reach the trailhead from Santiam Junction (SR 22 and US 20) head 5.2 miles east on US 20. Go right (south) on NFD 2690 (towards Hoodoo Ski area.) Travel 3.2 miles to the junction with NFD 810. Parking is at the junction in an unsigned trailhead.

Note: Not all the trails and staging areas shown on the map may have been completed. The schedule of completion has not been set. Make sure to call ahead before going.

Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding on Forest Service roads is permitted only on designated routes. To obtain a map with the latest designated roads, make sure to call the Forest Service HQ at (541) 225-6300.

Overall, Santiam Pass OHV Area is the 12th most popular ATV riding trail of all 44 ATV trails in Oregon. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Santiam Pass OHV Area including East Fort Rock OHV - Camp II Trailhead, Edison Butte OHV Trail System and East Fort Rock OHV - South Lava Trailhead.

Local Contacts:  WNF (541) 822-3381; Oregon Tourism (800) 547-7842.

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  NFS Big Lake CG, NFS Big Lake West CG

Luxury Loding:  Five Pines Lodge, Sisters

Breakfast Restaurant:  Seasons Cafe or Ski Inn Cafe in Sisters

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  44.38318, -121.86704

Date Published:  12/28/2015

Date Updated:  3/31/2018

ID:  15558

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