Virtue Flat Off-Highway Vehicle Area

A short drive from the National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center and set amongst rolling sagebrush hills and rocky terrain with excellent views of the Elkhorn and Wallowa mountains, this popular seasonal OHV (off-highway vehicle) area offers a variety of challenges for the basic to advanced OHV enthusiast. Trails and routes are available for all classes of OHVs including motorcycles, four-wheel drives, and quads.

Know Before You Go:

  • Open year round.
  • Restroom: Seasonally at Trailhead.
  • No Fee.
  • Pets are ALLOWED but must be LEASHED. Please dispose all pet waste in trash.
  • Oregon ATV permits required

Point of Interest:

Seasonal closures may be in effect. Make sure you contact the BLM Baker Field Office at 541-523-1256 for current information.

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Geographic Coordinates

44.79731, -117.67306


Take exit 302 off of Interstate 84 in Baker City and follow Hwy. 86 eastbound towards the Oregon Trail Interpretive Center. Adjacent to the Interpretive Center turn Right on Ruckles Creek Rd. and proceed up the gravel road for approximately 2.5 miles to a gravel parking area on the left, this is the main staging area


No Fees.