Hiking Trails near Gold Beach
Trail descriptions from Brookings to Port Orford, Oregon.
Oregon Coast Trail
The Oregon Coast Trail will eventually traverse the entire coast from California to Washington. Over 300 miles
are now in use.
characterized by deep rough canyons, sharp rock ridges, and clear rushing
streams and rivers. The Kalmiopsis represents a unique landscape of unusual beauty composed of diverse
topography (elevations from 400 to 5,100 feet), rock, soil, vegetation and wildlife habitat.
The Kalmiopsis Wilderness is named for a unique shrub, the Kalmiopsis leachiana, a relic of the pre-ice
age and one of the oldest members of the Heath (Ericaceae) Family.
Schrader Old Growth Trail
Schrader Old Growth Trail, a 1 mile loop through some of the oldest Douglas firs and hardwoods in the northwest.