Ashland Trails

Trails for running and hiking near Ashland, Oregon

  • Grizzly Peak
    • Great lollipop loop up and around Grizzly Peak overlooking the Rouge Valley. Starts out pretty steep for a mile to the loop. Simple, fairly flat 3-4 mile loop with the peak about half way. Beware of cattle on the trail as it's open range. There is a single vault toilet at the TH.
    • 5.5 mile lollipop
    • Ask Siri for directions to Grizzly Peak TH near Ashland Oregon. About 20 minutes from downtown.
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  • Wagner Butte
    • Pretty steep and fairly long out and back trail for a great view of the Rogue Valley to the North.
    • 10 miles out and back
    • Ask Siri for directions to Wagner Butte TH near Talent, Oregon. About 20 minutes on winding gravel road from Ashland.
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  • Pilot Rock
    • Nice out and back to a scary climb up Pilot Rock and a great view of Northern California.
    • 3 miles out and back depending on where you start
    • Ask Siri for directions to Pilot Rock TH. Only 15 minutes from Ashland off the Mt. Ashland road turnoff of 1-5.
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  • Lithia Park
  •  Sterling Mine Ditch Trail
    • Wonderful trail I hope to visit soon.
    • 1-17 mile system
    • Near Jacksonville Oregon just a few miles from Ashland on 62.
    • Link
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  • Upper Rogue Valley trail
    • Rolling trail along the Upper Rogue river trail. Beautiful views of the river and the Takelma gorge.
    • 41 mile system point to point
    • The ranger station is just past Prospect Oregon on highway 62 about 30 miles north of Ashland. I started at the River Bridge which is just below the gorge. There is a nice campsite there with a vault toilet and camping if you'd like.
    • Rogue Gorge 50k
    • Map
    • Partial Strava link
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  • Hobart Bluff / Soda Mountain
    • Same trailhead for each trail. Vault toilet at the TH. Soda mountain is a quick 2 miles (1 mile up the PCT and then a 1 mile stretch up a jeep road to the peak. There are cell towers and facilities at the top but a great view to California, Pilot Rock, and Mt. Ashland.
    • 4 mile out and back to Soda Mountain.
    • XXX miles to Hobart Bluff
    • Ask Siri for directions to trail head.
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