|Snowshoe trail markers along the Porcupine Snowshoe Loop|
The Nordeen Shelter, rebuilt in 2007, honors Emil Nordeen a Central Oregon ski pioneer. The Swampy Shelter, built in 1980, is a bit more rustic.
Listed mileages for the two loops are: Porcupine 4.0 miles round trip and Nordeen 5.25 miles round trip.
Don't forget your Oregon Sno Park permit for parking at this trailhead!