This is an B level Mazama Hike that occurs in a non-wilderness area. B level hikes are moderate or more challenging hikes with either less than 15 miles in distance with between 1,500 and 3,000 feet elevation gain or between 8 and 15 miles in distance with less than 1,500 feet of elevation gain.

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Activity Notes

This out and back hike begins at Deschutes State Park and follows a former railroad right of way along the east bank of the river. The trail passes through sagebrush rangeland and basalt rock formations, with expansive views of the lower Deschutes canyon.  11 miles, 300 ft elevation, 200 drive miles.

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