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Shevlin Loop Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 4.2 (17) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

An after work special for the Bend 9-to-5er or a tune-up time trial for the dedicated racer.


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4.8

Miles

7.7

KM

Out and Back

3,838' 1,170 m

High

3,610' 1,100 m

Low

308' 94 m

Up

306' 93 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

15%

Max Grade (9°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Park closed from dusk-dawn daily.

Overview

This trail is a wonderful little outing for a pre- or post- work hike. It's fast, well-marked, well-traveled, and taken care of. There is plenty of parking next to the picnic areas and public restrooms as well. This park has various other trails running through it for a little extra exploration. Shevlin Park is free to the public and open while the sun is out.

Need to Know

There are three bridged creek crossings on the Shevlin Loop Trail.

Description

Expect to see hikers, runners, and mountain bikers on this trail. There is rarely any congestion and the creek is a great place to cool off at the end of your hike or during one of the three creek crossings. I've noticed that counterclockwise is a bit more popular, but clockwise tends to be a bit faster (for me... I'm not sure why!)

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Shared By:

Tane Owens

Trail Ratings

  4.2 from 17 votes

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Easy bridge crossing.
Sep 11, 2015 near Bend, OR
Another small creek crossing
Sep 11, 2015 near Bend, OR
Keep an eye out for the forks.
Sep 11, 2015 near Bend, OR
Check for trail signs.
Sep 11, 2015 near Bend, OR
Follow the signs
Sep 11, 2015 near Bend, OR

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May 20, 2019
Kale Q
Jan 1, 2019
Jose Graterol
Quite a bit of icy paths and very slippery. Doable but just be careful.
Dec 31, 2018
Jim T
Paths are currently a sheet of ice. Very difficult to traverse without traction assistance.
Dec 26, 2018
Richard Jackson
4.8mi
Jul 22, 2018
Lindsay Green
Fun and friendly hiking trail! 4.8mi
Jan 21, 2018
Jeremy Brady
Jan 19, 2018
Jeremy Brady
Oct 7, 2017
Jenni Herold
6.2mi