Hells Beaver 1

About Hells Beaver 1

This route starts in the valley on the south side of Finley National Wildlife Refuge and climbs into the hills to the west before completing a loop. The name of the route refers to the The "Hells Beaver Short Cut" that connects Hells Canyon Road and Beaver Creek Road. If this one doesn't have enough climbing for you, see Hells Beaver 2.

Essential information

Starting location: Bruce Road overlook (see location)

Distance & drive time (from downtown Corvallis): 13 miles; 18 minutes

RWGPS route map: 30 miles; +1360; 61% unpaved

Permit needed: Starker Forests recreation permit (for Bunker Hill Tree Farm) (free)

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