Mendocino National Forest

Hell Hole Canyon Trail

Elevation: 2,100 Feet
Elevation Gain: 700 Feet
Difficulty: Difficult
Length: 5 Miles
Reservation: No
Season: Year-round

Hell Hole Canyon trail is a difficult, steep and rugged trail. It is approximately five miles to Fly Creek where it meets Travelers Home National Recreational Trail. This trail is not recommended for horseback or pack animals.


From Covelo, Travel one mile north on State Hwy. #162 EAST. Travel approximately 9 miles to the Eel River Bridge. After you cross the bridge turn left on to M1/Indian Dick Rd and travel approximately 4 miles up M1 to the trail.