Oregon Route 205

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For the freeway around Portland, see Interstate 205 (Oregon).

Oregon Route 205 marker

Oregon Route 205
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length: 73.35 mi (118.05 km)
Tourist
routes:
High Desert Discovery Scenic Byway
Major junctions
South end: Roaring Springs Ranch
North end: OR 78 in Burns
Highway system
I-205 OR 206

Oregon Route 205 (OR 205) is a state highway in Oregon running from OR 78 near Burns to Roaring Springs Ranch. OR 205 is known as the Frenchglen Highway No. 440 (see Oregon highways and routes). It is 73.35 miles (118.05 km) long and runs north–south, entirely within Harney County. The highway has also been designated the High Desert Discovery Scenic Byway by the Bureau of Land Management. Part of OR 205 also is used in the Steens Mountain Back Country Byway, a loop road around Steens Mountain.

Route description[edit]

OR 205 begins at an intersection with OR 78 approximately one mile east of Burns. It heads south, crossing the Malheur Wildlife Refuge several times, through Frenchglen to Roaring Springs Ranch, where it ends.

Intersection of OR 78 and OR 205
Northern end of OR 205

History[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Harney County.

Location Mile km Destinations Notes
Burns 0.00 0.00 OR 78
Roaring Springs Ranch 73.35 118.05 End of Route
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

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