Deschutes River State Park - Ferry Springs Loop
Eastern Gorge, Oregon
Ferry Springs Trail (photographer: Micheal Drewry)
Hike Details
Type:
Loop
Distance:
4.4 miles round trip
Elevation Gain:
500 feet
Difficulty:
Moderate
Trail Features
Family Friendly:
Yes
Restrooms:
Yes
Trailhead Pass:
Trail Details
WildflowersBeautiful ViewsBird Viewing
The Ferry Springs Hike climbs up to great views of the Deschutes River as it enters the Columbia River. The first 0.9 miles follows along the Deschutes River, coming to a sign indicating the Ferry Springs Trail. The trail to the springs is a single-track trail for 0.8 miles, then 0.9 miles back down to where it joins the main Deschutes River Trail, and another 1.9 miles back to the trailhead.
 
Learn more about Deschutes River State Recreation Area.

Driving Directions

Deschutes River State Recreation Area:  From I-84 take Exit #96/Celilo. Turn right, crossing the railroad tracks and then turn left onto Hwy. 30 for 4 miles. Enter the State Park after crossing the Deschutes River and drive to the end to the overflow parking.