Linton Lake Trail #3519 is an easy to moderate 1.5 mile hike at an elevation of 3,500 feet. This trail is within the Three Sisters Wilderness Area, and offers views of Linton Falls. Linton Lake is popular with day hikers and anglers. The best time to visit is during low use periods, especially weekdays. Trailhead parking is limited.
Directions from McKenzie Bridge: Travel east on Hwy. #126 for about 4 miles to Hwy. #242. Drive about 10 miles up hwy. #242 to Linton Lake Trailhead, located on the left at Alder Springs Campground.
Spring through Fall
(NOTE: Recommended season is summer. Hwy. #242 is closed in the winter.)