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Lower Buck Creek Trailhead (Washington DNR)

From Oregon Hikers Field Guide

The trailhead at the bridge over Buck Creek on Road B1000 (bobcat)


Hikes starting here

Fees and Regulations

  • Discover Pass required
  • $2 toll at the Hood River Bridge

Driving Directions

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

Turn left after exiting onto Button Bridge Road for Bingen and White Salmon. Drive 1.2 miles, crossing the Columbia River and paying $2 at the toll booth.

After crossing the bridge, turn left on Highway 14W for Stevenson and Vancouver.

In 1.5 miles, turn right onto Highway 141 Alt. for Trout Lake and the Mt. Adams Recreation Area.

In 2.2 miles, turn left onto Highway 141 for BZ Corner, Trout Lake and Glenwood.

Drive 2.0 miles and make a left turn onto Northwestern Lake Road.

Keep to this road for 0.4 miles and come to a four-way junction.

Keep straight here on gravel Road B1000. In 0.5 miles, pass the junction with the Nestor Peak Road going up to the left.

In another 1.3 miles, turn into a grassy pullout area just before the road crosses a bridge over Buck Creek.


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