After 0.8 mile, there is a junction for the trail from Slide Lake, the return for this loop hike. This trail is not part of the Jewel Basin you may be sharing this trail with mountain bikers, horses and even motorbikes. Local Info. Wet (on May 5, 2009) login to update. We found a tent site on a dry knob and set up camp. The wilderness is also known for its large quantities of wild strawberries that grow throughout the area. Strawberry Lake is a natural high-elevation body of water in the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness in the U.S. state of Oregon.Located about 10 miles (16 km) south of Prairie City in Grant County, the shallow lake covers about 36 acres (150,000 m 2) surrounded by forest.Recreational activities in the lake basin include hiking, backpacking, skiing, and fishing. Follow the forest road another 2 miles to the trailhead and campground at its terminus. Parents refers to a larger category under which an object falls. Starting from below Strawberry Lake, a loop trail will take you by Strawberry Falls, High Lake, and Slide Lake. The trail eventually opens up to dramatic views of the mountains. Looking down to Strawberry Lake behind us. Slide Lake Trail (hard, 7.7 miles) – If you’ve seen Strawberry Lake and Little Strawberry Lake and want some more, try out a butt burning hike to Slide Lake. This is a 6-mile out-and-back trail… Upcoming Events. 1 review of Strawberry Lake Trailhead "About a 900ft vertical gain on the way up to this beautiful alpine lake, but it's not a super long hike. Set amongst pine trees the trail is dirt and rock surfaced, and affords visitors the opportunity to bird watch, enjoy fresh air … Enjoy the views as rocky ridges rise along both sides of the lake. Strawberry Mountain Wilderness is a true hidden gem in Oregon. Anyways, Little Strawberry Lake was amazing. This moderate trail makes for a nice family diversion, heading up Strawberry Mountain, and rewarding visitors with good views of Lost Lake and Bonaparte Mountain. Woodland Trails is the only resort on Strawberry Lake, a spring-fed 1500+ acre lake … At the lake everyone has to take turns going out on the dock. --Psalms 36:6, View along the trail to Strawberry Lake, woodsxc photo, Images ... Junco Lake Loop 22.2 mi 35.8 km • 4,972' Up 1515.48 m Up • 4,962' Down 1512.53 m Down. Strawberry Lake Trail Reports. The trail to Strawberry Lake has large boulders too, but is much flatter. For the entirety of the trail, riders and walkers are on the side of Strawberry Lake Way, a road that forms a U from end to end. (2). It's busy on weekends, but you will still have space to yourself. Strawberry Lake covers 36 acres of the valley bottom at the base of Strawberry Mountain and only averages 9 feet deep. The trail climbs steady up the valley and over the remnants of a landslide which helped to form Strawberry Lake. Trail map of the Strawberry Lake Way Bicycle Path from Piney Orchard Elementary School to Waugh Chapel Road and Strawberry Lake Way intersection. . Avoid busy days if wanting to get most of the dh: With so many incredible trails and destinations to visit in the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness, one of the best ways to experience it is with a multi-day loop that tours the wilderness area's highlights. According to the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service website, "the Strawberry Lake trail is 2.8 miles long and climbs 1,500 feet." The Strawberry Line Path is an ambitious project aiming to create a continuous 30-mile traffic-free path spanning Mid-Somerset from Clevedon to Shepton Mallet. Then, you're on your way - UP, UP, UP! This trail provides access to popular Strawberry Lake, as well as Upper Strawberry Lake and Strawberry Falls. status date description; Dec 17, 2019 @ 7:39pm. As Bridge Street leaves Prairie City, it turns into County Road 60. Beyond is the cutoff to Little Strawberry Lake. The trail is generally run from the North, which allows you to climb up from Highway 50 over Strawberry pass (8,615 feet). The trail goes on the South side of the lake for about 0.5 mile. The Strawberry Lake Way Bicycle Path is a 2.2 mile trail that is located between Laurel and Annapolis in Anne Arundel County Maryland. Make a left here to recross Strawberry Creek and continue hiking in a dry forest increasingly dominated by ponderosa pine. Strawberry Lake Trail is a 2.8 mile trail that ushers you along switchbacks through a lush coniferous forest before opening up to Montana's Flathead Valley views approximately 1.5 miles from Strawberry Lake. 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