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The Best Backpacking in Camp Sherman

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Top backpacking spots in and near Camp Sherman

  • Camp Sherman, Oregon

    Historic Black Butte Trail # 4026

    9.85 mi / 3360 ft gain
    Historic Black Butte Trail # 4026 is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Camp Sherman, Oregon.
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  • Camp Sherman, Oregon

    Black Butte

    4.5
    3.94 mi / 1493 ft gain
    Just outside of Sisters Oregon is the stunning and popular day hike to the summit Black Butte (Elevation 6,436 feet). At the top, spectacular views of the surrounding Cascades await the intrepid hiker. To get to the trailhead, turn off of Highway 22 onto National Forest Road (NFR) 11, also known...
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  • Jefferson County, Oregon

    Hike Canyon Creek Meadow and 3 Fingered Jack

    5.0
    This hike is truly spectacular from the moment you step foot out of your car. Jack Lake lies at the beginning of the trail, and provides a beautiful sample of what's to come. Stop and take pictures if you feel so inclined, but don't stop here to camp, because it gets a LOT better!Follow the trail...
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Winter Camp on Cache Mountain

    5.0
    2 mi
    Cache Mountain offers amazing views of Mt Jefferson, 3 Fingered Jack, Mt Washington and the North and Middle Sisters. In the summer months, it is also known as one of the best single track mountain biking spots in Central Oregon. This is a great spot for a multi-day camping trip; set up camp and ...
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Three Fingered Jack Loop

    3.8
    24.07 mi / 3537 ft gain
    Begin this 2-3 day backpacking trek at the Santiam Pass trailhead off Highway 20, 31 miles east of Detroit and 21 miles west of Sisters, Oregon. You can begin the loop either north on the PCT or East on trail #4014 towards Square Lake (as it is a loop) I would recommend heading east. It's a 2.2 ...
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Backpack to Square and Booth Lakes

    2.0
    8 mi / 240 ft gain
    This is an easy access, fairly short backpacking trip to a high mountain lake, which is good for kids. A super dusty, dry and smoke permeated trip to the base of Three Fingered Jack. Forest fires raging throughout the northwest poured smoke in to the entire western half of the state during this A...
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Camp at Big Lake

    The crystal clear waters of Big Lake sit at an elevation of 4,600 ft. in the Willamette National Forest, on the western slopes of the Cascade Mountain Range. The Big Lake Campground (N 44 22.439 W 121 53.599) lies on the western shore of Big Lake, at the top of the Santiam Pass near Hoodoo Ski Re...
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  • Deschutes County, Oregon

    Summit Black Crater

    5.0
    8 mi / 2211 ft gain
    The Black Crater Trailhead parking lot is accessed off the McKenzie Pass (Hwy 242). The trailhead starting elevation is 5,040ft. (using the iPhone app "Topo Maps". Great app) with a 3.8 Mile hike one way to the Black Crater Summit at 7,251ft of elevation. Some parts of the trail are steep and g...
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  • Idanha, Oregon

    Blue Lake Trail, Lake Ann, Jorn Lake, Bowerman Lake Trail, Minto Pass, Marion Lake Trail

    14.66 mi / 2497 ft gain
    Blue Lake Trail, Lake Ann, Jorn Lake, Bowerman Lake Trail, Minto Pass, Marion Lake Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Idanha, Oregon.
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Mowich Lake

    10.17 mi / 1270 ft gain
    Mowich Lake Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Idanha, Oregon.
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Duffy Lake Trail to Red Butte Peak

    12.33 mi / 2037 ft gain
    Duffy Lake Trail to Red Butte Peak is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Cascadia, Oregon.
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Backpack to Santiam Lake via Duffy Lake Trailhead

    9.94 mi / 1362 ft gain
    You start by weaving through an old-growth forest, gaining a little elevation, appreciating the shade, before you come up out and into the alpine forest the majority of the hike will take place in.  You will quickly reach your first of many intersections within ~.1 mile into the trail. Be sure t...
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  • Deschutes County, Oregon

    Matthieu Lakes via Lava Camp Lake Trail

    2.0
    6 mi / 922 ft gain
    Begin your hike at the Lava Camp Lake Trailhead. The trail winds through a forest flush with hemlock and fir while opening up into black lava flows. Continue for a little over two miles until you reach North Matthieu Lake. This is your first stop. Go for a swim out to the little island and have a...
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  • 44.2609372503992,-121.810183525085, Oregon

    McKenzie Pass to Santiam Pass via the PCT

    16.56 mi / 2031 ft gain
    McKenzie Pass to Santiam Pass via the PCT is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a lake located near Sisters, Oregon.
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    Snowshoe to the Mountain View Shelter

    5.0
    4 mi / 500 ft gain
    A short hike from the sno-park, the snow shelter is within an hour's reach of the trailhead. Make sure to print a trail map of the area's routes ahead of time, or take a picture of the map provided in the parking lot, as the network of trails can get you a little lost.From the parking lot, make s...
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  • Sisters, Oregon

    McKenzie River National Recreational Trail: Clear Lake to Trail Bridge

    12.41 mi / 1470 ft gain
    McKenzie River National Recreational Trail: Clear Lake to Trail Bridge is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Blue River, Oregon.
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