Home  •   Field Guide  •   Forums  •    Unread Posts  •   Maps  •   Find a Hike!
| Page | Discussion | View source | History | Print Friendly and PDF

Fort Hoskins Trailhead

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

View to the site of Fort Hoskins from the parking area (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Driving Directions

Drive south on I-5 and take Exit 228 for Highway 34, Lebanon, and Corvallis.

Go right off the exit and drive 9.7 miles to a traffic light.

Make a left here for Highways 20 and 34 W for Philomath, Junction City, and the Oregon Coast. Drive 7.2 miles, bearing left at the Willamette River Bridge, and passing through Philomath to the junction where 34 peels off to the left.

Keep straight on 20 for Newport and Toledo. Go 4.2 miles, and then turn right on Highway 223 (Kings Valley Road) for Kings Valley and Wren.

Go 6.4 miles and make a left on Hoskins Road for Fort Hoskins Historical Park.

After 1.8 miles, come to a junction and keep straight on Luckiamute Road.

After another 0.2 miles, turn right onto Fort Hoskins Road and drive up for 0.3 miles, passing the bus/RV parking on your right. Pull into one of the two parking areas by the restrooms and covered picnic shelter.

Other Notes

  • Dogs on leash
  • Park hours: Dawn to dusk
  • Restrooms, picnic area, interpretive signs


Oregon Hikers Field Guide is built as a collaborative effort by its user community. While we make every effort to fact-check, information found here should be considered anecdotal. You should cross-check against other references before planning a hike. Trail routing and conditions are subject to change. Please contact us if you notice errors on this page.

Hiking is a potentially risky activity, and the entire risk for users of this field guide is assumed by the user, and in no event shall Trailkeepers of Oregon be liable for any injury or damages suffered as a result of relying on content in this field guide. All content posted on the field guide becomes the property of Trailkeepers of Oregon, and may not be used without permission.