The Pupps Camp Way Trail is a challenging hike that provides access to the Illinois River at Collier Bar. For the experienced and adventurous hiker, the Illinois River can be forded during low water periods to provide access to the Gold Beach Ranger District’s portion of the Pupps Camp Way Trail and Game Lake Campground. The trail is accessed from the Illinois River Trail #1161.
Directions from Grants Pass
Travel south on Highway 199 (Redwood Hwy) to Selma
Turn right and go west on Josephine County Road #5070 to Forest Service Road #4103
The road is paved, but at the junction with Road #4105, it is dirt to the trailhead for the Illinois River Trail #1161.
Pupps Camp Way Trail can be accessed from spurs off the Illinois River Trail near Polar Springs.
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