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Recommended Routes in McDonald-Dunn Research Forest - 2

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Favorite Steep? Technical? Fun? Yes, yes and yes!
Intermediate/Difficult

Oak Creek to McCulloch Peak

8.0 mi 12.9 km 2,144' Up 653.6 m Up 2,145' Down 653.85 m Down

Philomath, OR
Favorite Cascade Peak peeking out of the trees
Intermediate

Dimple Hill Loop

7.7 mi 12.5 km 1,571' Up 478.99 m Up 1,568' Down 477.98 m Down

Corvallis, OR

McDonald-Dunn Research Forest Hiking

  • 53 Miles 85 Kilometers of Trail
  • 2 Recommended Routes
  • 12 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 17 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 3 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in McDonald-Dunn Research Forest - 30

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1.4 mi 2.2 km #1Extendo Trail
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
1.8 mi 2.8 km #2Vineyard Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
1.9 mi 3.0 km #3Calloway Creek
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
1.7 mi 2.7 km #4Upper Dan's
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
0.8 mi 1.2 km #5Lower Horse Trail
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
0.9 mi 1.4 km #6Upper Horse Trail
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
0.3 mi 0.5 km #7Southridget
Difficult
Philomath, OR
Difficult
Philomath, OR
5.3 mi 8.5 km #8Forest Road 600 (Patterson Rd.)
Easy
Corvallis, OR
Easy
Corvallis, OR
5.0 mi 8.1 km #9Forest Road 500
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
Intermediate
Corvallis, OR
1.6 mi 2.5 km #10Road 540
Intermediate
Albany, OR
Intermediate
Albany, OR

Photos of McDonald-Dunn Research Forest - 8

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Powder House Trail - Best tree in McDonald Forrest
Apr 28, 2015 near Corvallis, OR
Cronmiller Lake - Balancing act along the trail.
Apr 27, 2015 near Corvallis, OR
Cascade Peak peeking out of the trees
Aug 1, 2015 near Corvallis, OR
Steep? Technical? Fun? Yes, yes and yes!
Aug 3, 2015 near Philomath, OR
Skiing what is normally running trails at the top of Dimple Hill
Aug 6, 2015 near Corvallis, OR
Faint trail (Southridget) leaving the 770 Rd. towards McCulloch peak.
Aug 3, 2015 near Philomath, OR
Start of the climb on the 770 Rd.
Aug 3, 2015 near Philomath, OR
Oak Creek Trailhead
Aug 3, 2015 near Philomath, OR