Deschutes River Trail

Type: Length: 9.10 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement), Bicycling (off pavement), Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running, Roller/Inline Skating, Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Agency: Nonprofit
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Deschutes National Forest; Just outside Bend, OR.
States: Oregon
Counties: Deschutes
Latitude: 43.93904   Longitude: -121.414

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The Deschutes River Trail follows the Deschutes River upstream just outside of Bend, OR. The Deschutes River, at this point, is a wild and scenic river. The trail is very popular with hikers and mountain bikers. There are eight separate trailheads along the course of the trail.

Additional Details

Width: 16 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil, compacted
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 4%
Elevation Low Point: 3,900
Elevation High Point: 4,200
Year Designated: 0

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail management:
Marv Lang
Deschutes National Forest
1230 NE 3rd St., Ste. A262
Bend , OR 97701
(541) 383-4793



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