Trail provides tie through route from the Strawberry Mountain Wilderness to the Glacier Mountain area. The trail travels through wooded areas the majority of the time and has areas in a meadow available for campsites. There are cattle grazing in the meadow making it advisable to carry water. The trail is fairly steep. Some logging has been done at the end of the trail making the trail more difficult to find.
From the town of Prairie City, OR., turn on to South Main Street. Follow South Main Street to the junction with Bridge Street. Turn left onto Bridge Street and follow it past he local cemetary, the road then becomes County Road 62. Follow County Road 62 approximately 17 miles to the junction with Forest Road 994. Follow Forest Road 994 approximately 0.5 miles to the trailhead.