Stein Butte


Difficult

9.4 miles round-trip
2400 feet elevation gain
Open April through December
Use: hikers, horses, bikes 

Left: Knobcone pine.


Motorcycle trails rarely appeal to other users, but the well-built path to this lookout site above Applegate Lake is an exception. After a strenuous climb through the woods, the path traces a ridgecrest with strange knobcone pines and birds-eye views of a dozen Siskiyou peaks.

From Medford...

Other Hiking Options
A shorter, but steeper ...

This chapter taken from the book 100 Hikes in Southern Oregon.

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