Mulkey Creek Trail

MODERATE 4 reviews
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Mulkey Creek Trail is a 4 mile out and back trail located near Corvallis, Oregon that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

4.0 miles 567 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly


mountain biking

nature trips

trail running


horseback riding

wild flowers


  • Bald Hill Parking Area on Oak Creek
    Park here. It may get full on nice summer days.
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  • Take a left
    Take a left here and continue along the cow fields.
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  • Keep Going
    Ignore the path that leads off to the left towards Bald Hill and keep going up the hill.
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  • Into the Woods
    Head off into the woods here on a very well maintained beautiful trail.
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  • Mulky Creek Trail
    Head off on the trail to the left which will descend to a wooden bridge over Mulkey Creek.
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  • Bridge over Mulkey Creek
    From here you will start several up several steep switchbacks.
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  • View of Bald Hill
    Here you will find a bench and a great view of Bald Hill. It will be the best view on the trip so enjoy it.
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  • Loop Split
    Choose either way. The loop is short.
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  • At the top
    Not much to see here except thick woods and a big downed tree. Start to head back the same way you came. Be careful with your speed on the switchbacks down.
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5 years ago

Great little out and back when short on time. Decent little hill to get you warmed up. Nice to see the seasonal changes.