The historic Breitenbush Hot Springs is located in the Oregon Cascades, about two hours from Portland, OR.
IMPORTANT: Alternate route, Highway 224 (US Forest Service Route 46) from Estacada, OR to Breitenbush is impassable from early Fall to late Spring.
From the West: (Interstate 5 at Salem), take exit 253 and go east on OR-22 toward Stayton/Detroit for approximately 49 miles to Detroit, OR.
From the East: (Redmond, Bend, Sisters), take OR-20/126 west from Sisters for 25.5 miles and turn right onto OR-22W for 31 miles to Detroit, OR.
At Detroit, OR: Turn from OR-22 onto Highway 46 at the only gas station in Detroit. Drive 9.1 miles and just past Cleator Bend Campground you’ll take a right onto the single lane bridge crossing the Breitenbush River. The road is gravel after the bridge and has three forks in its 1.2-mile course. Take a left at every fork and you will end up in the parking lot.