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0.5 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty

Very Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

~100 (+)

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Painted Hills Overlook Trail

Oregon by v8.6m

Activities & Features


Painted Hills Overlook Trail is an easy kid friendly day hike in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument that offers spectacular scenery. This trail is dog friendly, but your furry friends must be kept on leash. This trail follows a ridge to a fantastic view of the Painted Hills. This hike is located in the monument Painted Hills Unit. There is camping available in John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.

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Contact: John Day Fossil Bed National Monument 32651 Highway 19 Kimberly, OR 97848

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