Getting There -- Santiam Pass is open year-round and is reached by Ore. 22 from Salem, U.S. 20 from Albany, and Ore. 126 from Eugene. McKenzie Pass, which is closed in winter, is on Ore. 242 and lies to the south of Santiam Pass. It can be reached by all the same roads that lead to Santiam Pass.

Visitor Information -- For more information on outdoor recreation in this area, contact the Detroit Ranger Station, HC73, Box 320, Mill City, OR 97360 (tel. 503/854-3366), or the McKenzie River Ranger Station, 57600 McKenzie Hwy., McKenzie Bridge, OR 97413 (tel. 541/822-3381). Also check the website of the Willamette National Forest (

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