This trail was built to be barrier free. (FR 2612) partially CLOSED. Winter: Trillium Lake Loop Trail is a 3.6 mile loop from the Trillium Access Hill. 09/26/20: CLOSED for season due to windstorm damage. Overhead illuminated signs and pavement markings must be followed, as traffic direction is specific to each lot. The trail is popular and is mostly gentle terrain with a picturesque lake, meadow, and a view of Mt. (541) 352-6002 Zigzag, OR 97049, Forest Headquarters Click here for the latest COVID-19 information. Landscape architecture firm LANDinc was the design lead in collaboration with West 8 Urban Design & Landscape Architecture. I've got the 4WD, but I never had to put on my chains. Hood, Oregon's highest point. 6780 Highway 35 It's a 4.4 mile round trip from Trillium Sno-Park. (Daily or monthly passes are available for purchase at the pay stations, instructions are displayed at top of station.). Pass Option Rate ½ hour rate $3.00 Daily Maximum. The trail is popular and is mostly gentle terrain with a picturesque lake, meadow, and a view of Mt. Take Trillium Lake Loop Road (Forest Road 2656) for 2.5 miles, passing Trillium Lake Campground and Day Use Area turns. Credit cards are the ONLY accepted method of payment at the parking lot exit. Hood. The trail starts at either end of the dam. Important - Take this ticket with you, and keep it with you at all times. It's a 4.4 mile round trip from Trillium Sno-Park. Difficulty: Beginner Total Distance: 4.5 mi or 3.6 mi Trail Type: Loop or Out & Back Elevation Gain: 230 ft Trail Condition: Groomed Trail Uses: Snowshoeing or X-Country Skiing Day-use/Parking Pass Required: Sno-Park Parking Permit Drive carefuly and watch for pedestrians. Dufur, OR 97021, Clackamas River Ranger District Trillium Lake is a truly beautiful lake with an impressive view of Mount Hood in the background providing a double image with its lake reflection for photographs. Drive to a parking lot exit and insert your paid ticket into the machine to exit. The trail surface is a combination of wooden boardwalk and very finely compacted rock. TRILLIUM LAKE SNOWSHOE HIKE. 780 NE Court St Pay stations accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard or American Express) or cash (bank notes and/or coins). Winter: Trillium Lake Loop Trail is a 3.6 mile loop from the Trillium Access Hill. Most lanes are one-way traffic. There are great views of Mount Hood along this trail. Please call or email us! Parking is what you'd expect at a busy park in the snow, but not terrible. Olallie Lake area CLOSED; PCT CLOSED south of Olallie Meadow CG, Still Creek Rd. The access trail is steep and it recommended that beginner and intermediate skiers walk down it. Barlow Ranger District Restricted Forest Office Access- Call or email us! The construction company Urbacon was the project lead. $25.00 . It is mostly level for the entire length. $70.00 *$7.00 per day* 16400 Champion Way Parking is just before the dam. Summer: The 2 mile trail begins and ends on the east side of the dam at Trillium lake campground. 16400 Champion Way This is a very kid-friendly trail. Sandy, OR 97055, Hood River Ranger District (503) 622-3191 There is adequate on site parking. (971) 333-4100 Due to COVID-19, all offices are temporarily closed to in-person visits. Parkdale, OR 97041, Zigzag Ranger District Hood as we walked the entire lake trail. When arriving at the parking entrance, push the green button to obtain your ticket. The access trail is steep and it recommended that beginner and intermediate skiers walk down it. Forest Service Home | USDA.gov | recreation.gov | Recreation Customer Service Standards | USA.gov | Whitehouse.gov, Plug-Ins | FOIA | Accessibility Statement | Privacy Policy | Important Notices | Information Quality, https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/mthood/recarea/?recid=53514, concession operated Forest Service day use site that charges a $5.00 Fee, Zig Zag Ranger District, Zig Zag Ranger Station, White River Fire CLOSURE AREA on Barlow RD. The trail crosses wetlands that provide bird watching opportunities. Sandy, Oregon 97055. Follow on-screen instructions to pay, and be sure to take your ticket back when prompted. 70220 E Highway 26 The campground is well-known for its scenery and abundant recreational opportunities, as well as being a great, family-friendly place to camp. Before returning to your vehicle, locate one of the parking pay stations. This is a flat, well-maintained, wide trail with many places for mountain and lake picture spots, as well as the variety provided as it veers NW up and around a large marshy area with wildflowers, lilly pads, and woodland views. Visitors may walk to either end of the closed section but it is not possible to walk all the way around the lake at this time. Trail System operated by Forest Service and groomed by citizen volunteers. Dogs must on a leash on the Trillium area ski trails. The park was developed through a consortium. Its distance and easy terrain make it a great family hike, particularly for those with strollers or with limited mobility. The trail begins and ends at the Trillium Lake dam. You will need this ticket again at the exit ramp. 71 reviews of Trillium Lake "With dedicated tracks for cross-country skiing & snowshoeing, this is a lovely winter spot, just past the Government Camp Loop/Ski Bowl mess. The project was managed by Infrastructure Ontario and was sponsored by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. There are easy walks around the lake to offer a different perspective of the gorgeous lake. Day Pass. $40.00 *$8.00 per day* 10 multi-use H PASS. Please follow posted signage within parking lots. 5 multi-use H PASS . My wife and I arrived at Trillium Lake about 7:45am and were rewarded with stunning views of Mt. The project took three and half years to complete of which construction took over two years. Parking Fees: NW Forest Pass, or $5/day (if you didn’t have cash during your visit, validate your parking with the ZigZag Ranger District Office: (503) 622-3191) If you have your trip booked to Trillium Lake months or weeks prior, I highly recommend reserving a spot in advance. A portion of the boardwalk is closed due to the need to replace a section of rotting wood. The road will bear right and go down to the lake’s dam. $16.00. Trillium Lake Campground is a beautiful and popular campground not far from the quaint town of Government Camp. It provides spectacular views of majestic Mt. Disabled Parking: 21 Spots on ground level, Disabled Parking: 43 Spots on ground level, Do not leave any items in plain view from windows, Have your vehicle keys ready in your hand when walking through parking lots, Familiarize yourself with the location of the exit, Carry your purse close to you but not wrapped around your neck, shoulder or hand, Remember the location and level where you have parked to get to your vehicle quickly, Park in well lit sections of a parking lot.