Sunset View Day Use Area

Trailhead in Deschutes National Forest

Overview

  • Directions

    Geolocation is not allowed

Stewardships

Description

This picturesque site is located next to Elk Lake and offers opportunities for picnicking and swimming.  There is a mile long trail from this site, that leads to Little Fawn Campground. There is a toilet and several picnic tables.

Recreation Fee Site: Parking at this site requires a recreation pass. Passes are available at this site, but can also be purchased from Forest Service offices or vendors. Please check here for more information about recreation passes and where they can be purchased.

Acceptable passes include:

  • $5 Day Pass
  • Northwest Forest Pass
  • Interagency Annual Pass
  • Interagency Senior Pass (America the Beautiful, Golden Age)
  • Interagency Access Pass
  • Interagency Military Pass
  • Every Kid in a Park Pass
  • Northwest Forest ePass

Additional Information

Fee

$5/vehicle/day from May 1 through September 30

Restrictions

Dogs are not allowed on the beach.

Activities

  • Boating - Non-Motorized
  • Picnicking
  • Swimming