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Dead Slough Trailhead

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

Entrance to the Dead Slough Trailhead, LaPine State Park (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Fees and regulations

  • Day-use open 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Dogs on leash

Driving Directions

From north of Bend:

From the intersection of Highways 20 and 97 north of Bend, drive south for 23.5 miles, passing through the city of Bend and bypassing the turnoff for Sunriver.

Turn right for LaPine State Park (LaPine State Recreation Road) past MP 160.

Drive 4.1 miles, passing a four-way junction, and turn right into a parking area (“Trail Head Parking”) before the bridge over the Deschutes River.


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