Huntington Wagon Road

Huntington Wagon Road
Address:

Prineville District Office 3050 N.E. 3rd St. Prineville, OR 97754

Latitude/Longitude:
44.136595, -121.223392
Directions:

The Trail is located five miles northeast of Bend. Exit Hwy 97 at Deschutes Market Road. and follow signs to Deschutes Market Road and continue to the intersection with Dale Road and turn left (east). Travel 0.8 miles to McGrath Rd and turn right. Follow McGrath for 1.3 miles to a parking area on the right after the cattle guard.

Fee Description:

No fees.

BIKING
DAY USE AREA
HIKING
HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE
PHOTOGRAPHY
PICNICKING
WILDLIFE VIEWING

Huntington Wagon Road

Overview:

Walk on the Huntington Wagon Road (HWR) and you follow the footsteps of the soldiers, adventurers and immigrants who passed this way before you. The trail is an easy two-mile round trip hike that includes trees blazes and a historic campsite. Other unmarked routes along the way offer extra loops to explore.

Know Before You Go:

  • Open YEAR ROUND.
  • The trail is not ADA accessible.
  • Overnight camping is not allowed; no restrooms or water.
  • Pets should remain under owner control at all times.
  • Protect cultural resources and leave artifacts such as arrowheads and blazed trees in their place. The trail is open to horse, foot and mountain bike travel. Motorized vehicles are not allowed.
  • This area is closed to all firearm discharge, including paintball guns.

Point of Interest:

This trail is part of a wagon route built for hauling supplies from The Dalles to build Fort Klamath. Many of the artifacts found here can be viewed at Bend's Deschutes Historical Museum.

Huntington Wagon Road Brochure

Virtual Tour of Huntington Wagon Road

Accessibility Description (ABA/ADA):
No accessible facilities.