“A nice hike though Stub Stewart State Park, a heavily forested area.”
— DAVID Carr
Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife
Easy hiking with little elevation gain.
This loop is a combination of several trails, Brooke Creek, Widow Maker, Hares Canyon, and Hook Tender. Stub Stewart has a lot of trails that can be combined for many different loops. Wildlife is abundant and the sounds of birds are present all times.
Need to Know
This is a fee park. $5.00 for day use. If camping, the fee is included. Nice camping areas. Also has 3 disc golf courses.
Flora & Fauna
Lots of wildlife. Cougar (rare) bobcat, elk, lots of birds, including the Pileated Woodpecker, which is quite common.
History & Background
First new State Park in Oregon. Land trades made it possible. Opened in 2007. L.L. Stub Stewart was a lumber business man and supporter of the park system.