Hiking at Flatiron Rock

Flatiron Rock in the Badlands features many intriguing rock formations. The parking area at the trailhead is closed this week for work on the lot. 

The Flatiron Rock Trailhead parking area, located 17 miles southeast of Bend off U.S. Highway 20, is closed this week for maintenance. The trail itself will remain open.

The parking lot will remain closed through Friday for laying, hardening and compacting of gravel, according to a release from the Bureau of Land Management, Prineville District. The work is designed to improve public land access and visitor experience.

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