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Best trails in Lowell

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Looking for a great trail near Lowell, Oregon? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, mountain biking trails, trail running trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Elijah Bristow State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Spencer Butte Park or Howard Buford County Park. Ready for some activity? There are 6 moderate trails in Lowell ranging from 4.6 to 14.7 miles and from 895 to 4,773 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Lowell
Top trails (12)
#1 - Hardesty Mountain Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 6 h 39 m
Hardesty Mountain Trail is a 10.7 mile out and back trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as difficult and is primarily used for hiking, running, aShow more
#2 - Sawtooth to Mount June
Lowell, Oregon
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 21 m
Sawtooth to Mount June is a 8.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#3 - Cloverpatch Trail
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 3 h 40 m
Please note: it is reported the road leading to this trailhead is closed due to a recent storm. Please research prior to your visit. This is a nice little hike through the forest with views of the arShow more
#4 - Eula Ridge Trail to Hardesty Mountain
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 5 h 54 m
This is a fairly arduous trail, mostly because of the section between roughly mile 3 and mile 4 where the trail goes straight up the ridgeline (no switchbacks). The grade FEELS like something betweenShow more
#5 - South Willamette Trail #3465 and Hardesty Mountain Loop
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 13.6 mi • Est. 8 h 31 m
South Willamette Trail #3465 and Hardesty Mountain Loop is a 13.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a numbShow more
#6 - North Bank Trail
Lowell, Oregon
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 3 h 25 m
North Bank Trail is a 8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail runnShow more
#7 - Sawtooth Ridge Trail
Lowell, Oregon
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 37 m
Sawtooth Ridge Trail is a 4.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#8 - Lawler Mountain Bike Trail
Lowell, Oregon
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Length: 9 mi • Est. 4 h 6 m
Lawler Mountain Bike Trail is a 9 mile point-to-point trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, nature tripsShow more
#9 - Alpine Trail Oakridge Upper Section
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 14.7 mi
Alpine Trail Oakridge Upper Section is a 14.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Lowell, Oregon that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
#10 - Fall Creek National Recreation Trail [CLOSED]
Willamette National Forest
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Length: 12.2 mi • Est. 5 h 48 m
Note: This trail is currently closed due to winter damage. Easy hike along Fall Creek takes you to several swimming holes and an old Native American hunting cave. Begin near the Dolly Varden CampgroShow more
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