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Deschutes River Trail: Lava Island Trailhead to Benham Falls

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Deschutes National Forest

Deschutes River Trail: Lava Island Trailhead to Benham Falls is a 13.2 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near La Pine, Oregon that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and trail running. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Distance: 13.2 miles Elevation Gain: 501 feet Route Type: Out & Back

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hiking
muddy
14 days ago

Muddy in some spots but overall in great condition!

hiking
7 months ago

This is a beautiful and peaceful trail. The flowing river makes it a very calming experience.

Amazing trail running. Rolling single track. Beautiful views throughout with a river sound track.

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

horseback riding
Sat Oct 20 2018

hiking
Sat Sep 01 2018

paddle sports
Sun Aug 19 2018

hiking
Sat Jul 07 2018

running
Sat Feb 10 2018

hiking
Sat Oct 07 2017

hiking
Mon Jul 10 2017

Sun Sep 13 2015