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Gales Creek Trailhead

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

Information board at the Gales Creek Trailhead (bobcat)
Parking at the Gales Creek Trailhead (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Driving Directions

Drive Highway 26 west about 15 miles from Beaverton and bear left on Highway 6 for Banks and Tillamook.

Drive 16.6 miles and turn right on Rogers Road for the Gales Creek Campground.

Drive down Rogers Road 0.6 miles to the Gales Creek Trailhead on the left.

Other Notes

  • In winter, there is a possibility that the gate on the road leading down to the trailhead may be closed. In this case, use the Summit Trailhead.
  • Be alert for black ice on Highway 6 in winter.

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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.

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