Get Travel Southern Oregon highlights delivered to your inbox

There is a lot to do in Southern Oregon! Be the first to hear about local events, seasonal highlights and a get local’s perspective on the region.

Close

Farm Well Horse Camp/Trailhead

At 35 minutes southeast of Silver Lake, Oregon, Farm Well Horse Camp is conveniently located along the Fremont National Recreation Trail. Farm Well offers five campsites, picnic tables, camp fire rings, one vaulted toilet, horse corrals, and room to maneuver a horse trailer.

The forest-mountain setting affords views of farm and range land as well as a great vista of Hager Mountain. The cone-shaped single peak dominates the landscape and the look-out tower is visible atop the 7,200 foot pinnacle. Wildlife you may spy at Farm Well and connecting trails include deer, songbirds, hawks, and bald and golden eagles.

It’s about a three mile ride from Farm Well to the Hager Mountain Lookout. This summit rewards riders with a panoramic view, including the Cascades to the west and Mount Shasta to the south. You can keep riding to Thompson Reservoir (five more miles), a popular fishing destination. Trout are stocked in the reservoir on a regular basis. This reservoir was created in 1921 and provides water for more than 2,700 acres of irrigated land.

There is no potable water. Visitors need to pack plenty of water.

Activities

  • Backpacking
  • Bicycling
  • Hiking
  • Horse Camping
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountaineering
  • Other Outdoor

Related Destinations

''
Southern Oregon Outback

Tall Town Bike & Camp

Tall Town Bike & Camp offers bicycle sales, repair and rentals. Visitors can make selections from a wide array of […]

19 N. E St.
Lakeview, OR. 97630
(503)314-6095
Learn More
WEBSITE
Southern Oregon Outback

Drake Peak Lookout

Overview Located on the crest of the Warner Mountain Range at an elevation of 8,222 feet, Drake Peak Lookout hugs […]

Lakeview, OR.
541-947-6300
Learn More
WEBSITEWEBSITE
Hot Springs Campground
Southern Oregon Outback

Hot Springs Campground

The Hot Springs Campground is located in the Hart Mountain Antelope Refuge.  This remote and rugged campground is the perfect […]

Hart Mountain Antelope Refuge
Plush, OR. 97637
(541)947-2731
Learn More
WEBSITE