Santiam Pass OHV Area

The 3rd most popular off-highway vehicle trail in Oregon.

Northwest of Bend and Sisters in the Cascade Mountains, the Santiam Pass OHV Area has 1,500 acres open to OHV routes through cinder cones and lava flows. 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.

Overall, Santiam Pass OHV Area is the 3rd most popular OHV & 4wd jeep trail of all 26 OHV routes in Oregon.

Santiam Pass OHV Area in Willamette NF (OR/US)

Santiam Pass OHV Area in Willamette NF (OR/US)

Santiam Pass OHV Area in Willamette NF (OR/US)

Santiam Pass OHV Area in Willamette NF (OR/US)

Santiam Pass OHV Area OHV Driving Map



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

Recommended Book:  "Oregon Byways" from Art Bernstein

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

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  7/12/2016

ID:  18409

Santiam Pass OHV Area OHV Driving Map


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