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Hells Canyon

Hells Canyon and Surrounding Area

When it comes to embarking on adventures in Eastern Oregon, it is safe to say that Hells Canyon offers one of the most breathtaking and unique experiences you will ever encounter. Whether your outdoor hobby is hiking, rock climbing, water sports, or even dog sled racing, Hells Canyon has options for you.

Hells Canyon Scenic Byway

Before getting to Hells Canyon, enjoy a beautiful drive on the Scenic Byway. No matter which direction you are coming from or heading to, there is a route for you to admire. Throughout the year, many of the local cities along the byway host events and have attractions to enjoy along the way. Make sure you plan ahead, as some stretches have more than 80 miles without gas and few services. You can find visitor services scattered along the drive in La Grande, Elgin, Enterprise, Oxbow, and Baker City.

Hells Canyon Scenic Byway Map
Side A brewing food

Where to Eat and Drink

Side A Brewing
1219 Washington Ave, La Grande, OR 97850 •  (541) 605-0163

Cowboy and Angle's Place                                                                             795 Alder St. Elgin, OR • (541)437-0888

The Dog Spot                                                                                                          19 S Main Street, Joseph, OR 97846 • (208) 610-4932

Barley Brown's Brew Pub                                                                                2190 Main Street, Baker City, OR 97814 • (541) 523-4266

The Main Place Cafe and Grill                                                                          146 N Main St, Halfway, OR 97834 • (541) 742-6246

Terminal Gravity Brewing                                                                                  803 SE School St. Enterprise, OR 97828 (541) 426-3000



What to Do

Mt. Emily Recreation Area
63571 Owsley Canyon Rd, La Grande, OR 97850

Ferguson Ridge Ski Area                                                                         ["tucker Down Road, "null"], Joseph, OR 97846

Wallowa Lake Tramway                                                                              59919 Wallowa Lake Hwy, Joseph, OR, 97846 • (541) 432-5331

National Historic Oregon Trail Interpretive Center                              22267 Hwy. 86 Baker City, OR 97817 • (541) 523-1843

Hells Canyon Adventures                                                                             4200 Hells Canyon Dam Road, Oxbow, OR 97840 •                            (800) 422-3568

Wallowa Llamas                                                                                            36678 Allstead Lane. Halfway, OR 97834 • (541)742-2961

Hells Canyon with Flowers
Cupola Suite in the historic Geiser Grand Hotel in Baker City, Oregon.

Where to Stay

The Lodge at Hot Lake
66172 OR-203, La Grande, OR 97850 •  (541) 963-4685

Grande Hot Springs - RV Resort - Yurts - Cabins
65182 Hot Lke Lane, La Grande, OR 97850 •  (541) 963-5253

Cornucopia Lodge                                                                          Queen Mine Road, Halfway OR 97834 • (541) 742-4500

Kokanee Inn                                                                                           700 S Main St. Joseph, OR 97846 • (541) 432-9765

Geiser Grand Hotel                                                                             1996 Main St, Baker City, OR 97814 • (541) 523-1889

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