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Indian Heaven Trailhead

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

At the Indian Heaven Trailhead in the Cultus Creek Forest Camp (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Driving Directions

Drive I-84 east to Exit 64 for Highway 35, White Salmon, and Government Camp.

After exiting, turn left on Button Bridge Road for White Salmon and Government Camp, and drive 1.1 miles, paying the $2 toll on the Hood River Bridge.

When you reach the Washington side of the Columbia, turn left onto Highway 14W for Stevenson and Vancouver. Go 1.6 miles and make a right onto Highway 141 Alt. for Trout Lake and the Mt. Adams Recreation Area.

Wind up for 2.2 miles and, at the junction with Highway 141, bear left for BZ Corner, Trout Lake, and Glenwood.

Continue on 141 for 19.3 miles and come to a Y-junction in Trout Lake.

Bear left here on Highway 141 for Carson, and drive 7.9 miles.

At the junction with gravel FR 24, turn right for the Cultus Campground, Sawtooth Berry Fields, and Cold Springs Indian Camp, and go 8.9 miles.

Pass the exit for the Cultus Creek Forest Camp, and proceed another 0.1 miles.

Turn left for the Cultus Creek Forest Camp and the Indian Heaven Trail #33, and keeping right at a kiosk, drive 0.1 miles around the campground.

Turn right at a restroom into the Indian Heaven Trail #33 trailhead parking area.

Fees, Regulations, etc.

  • Northwest Forest Pass required
  • Self-issued wilderness permit
  • Information kiosk, restrooms in campground
  • $2 toll at the Hood River Bridge
  • Berry picking permitted south of FR 24; Native Americans only north of the road

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