North Umpqua Trail: Lemolo Segment

MODERATE 4 reviews
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North Umpqua Trail: Lemolo Segment is a 9.4 mile out and back trail located near Clearwater, Oregon that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and mountain biking and is best used from June until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

9.4 miles
1,200 feet
Out & Back

dogs on leash


mountain biking

trail running



Directions from Roseburg: Western Trailhead) Travel east on Highway 138 and turn onto Forest Service Road 2610 (Lemolo Lake Road). Follow 2610 for 5.5 miles across the dam which forms Lemolo Lake. Turn left onto FS Road 2610-600 (Birds Point Road). Follow 2610-600 about another half mile to the White Mule Trailhead on the left. Parking is available for 3 standard vehicles and very tight for horse trailers. No restroom facilities.Eastern Trailhead) Travel east on Highway 138 to Forest Service Road #60, the Windigo Pass Road. Follow this for 4.5 miles and turn right onto FS Road 6000-958, the Kelsay Valley Road. Trailhead is at the end of the road in 1.5 miles. This segment of the North Umpqua Trail is accessed by following the Windigo Pass Trail #1412 for 0.1 mile and then Trail #1412A for 0.2 mile.

19 days ago

We started at Kelsay Valley Trailhead and were surprised that there was no river view for the whole hike. It is a nice, albeit muggy, hike, but there is a road positioned between you and the river the whole time. Only a few glimpses of the lake unless you get off the trail at the damn.

mountain biking
Tuesday, July 05, 2005