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Sutton Mountain Recreation Area

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Gems in Sutton Mountain Recreation Area - 1

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gem Favorite A bench sits off to the right side of the trail, allowing you to take in the views of Painted Ridge and the surrounding hills.

Carroll Rim Summit

(3) Fossil, OR

Trails in Sutton Mountain Recreation Area - 6

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0.3 mi 0.5 km #1Painted Hills Overlook
Easy
Fossil, OR
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km Fossil, OR
3.1 mi 5.0 km #2Black Canyon
Intermediate/Difficult
Mitchell, OR
Intermediate/Difficult
3.1 mi 5.0 km Mitchell, OR
0.8 mi 1.3 km #3Carroll Rim Trail
Intermediate
Fossil, OR
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.3 km Fossil, OR
0.2 mi 0.4 km #4Red Hill Trail (Red Scar Knoll Trail)
Easy
Fossil, OR
Easy
0.2 mi 0.4 km Fossil, OR
0.2 mi 0.4 km #5Leaf Hill Trail
Easy
Fossil, OR
Easy
0.2 mi 0.4 km Fossil, OR
0.3 mi 0.4 km #6Painted Cove Trail
Easy
Fossil, OR
Easy
0.3 mi 0.4 km Fossil, OR

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The glorious colours of the Painted Hills in Central Oregon.
Jul 24, 2019 near Mitchell, OR
The trail climbs a small hill and the views open up. You can see the private land just beyond the monument boundary, and the hills that you just traveled by.
Nov 29, 2016 near Fossil, OR
The Painted Ridge from the trail in the rain. Even in the rain, it's an amazing view.
Nov 28, 2016 near Fossil, OR
A bench sits off to the right side of the trail, allowing you to take in the views of Painted Ridge and the surrounding hills.
Nov 30, 2016 near Fossil, OR
Bright and Yellow clay compose the hill that this trial is named for.
Nov 30, 2016 near Fossil, OR
A view of Painted Ridge from the Overlook Trail. Great views of the hills can be found all along the trail.
Nov 28, 2016 near Fossil, OR
A better view of the surrounding hills come into view as the trail climbs behind the fossil hill.
Nov 28, 2016 near Fossil, OR
More of the Painted Hills unit of the John Day National Monument.  The 360 degree view from the top is stellar.
Dec 1, 2016 near Fossil, OR

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