Scenic Drives: South Cascades Route
1. Emigrant Lake
2. Historic/Scenic Highway 66
3. Klamath Lake
4. Lake of the woods
5. Fish Lake
9. Four Mile Lake
This 140-mile route travels along Highway 66, one of Oregon’s “Historic and Scenic” highways. Pine and fir forests along the route open to reveal small sub-alpine meadows and vistas.
Turning northwest the route (Highway 140) skirts Klamath Lake, Lake of the Woods and Fish Lake plus seven U.S. Forest Service Campgrounds are situated near the summit of the Cascades on this route.
The southern Cascade Route returns to Interstate 5 heading west and then south on Highway 62.
Estimated travel time: Full day