Oregon Route 173

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Oregon Route 173 marker

Oregon Route 173
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length: 5.37 mi (8.64 km)
Existed: 2002 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 26.svg US 26 near Government Camp
North end: Timberline Lodge
Highway system
OR 164 OR 180

Oregon Route 173 is an Oregon state highway running from Timberline Lodge in Clackamas County to U.S. Route 26 near Government Camp. OR 173 is known as the Timberline Highway No. 173 (see Oregon highways and routes). It is 5.37 miles (8.64 km) long and runs in a northeast to southwest "L" pattern, entirely within Clackamas County.[1],[2]

OR 173 was established in 2002 as part of Oregon's project to assign route numbers to highways that previously were not assigned, and, as of September 2010, was unsigned.

Route description[edit]

OR 173 begins at Timberline Lodge. It heads south and then west down Mount Hood to an intersection with US 26 approximately one mile east of Government Camp, where it ends.[3]

History[edit]

OR 173 was assigned to the Timberline Highway in 2002.[4]

Major intersections[edit]

Milepost City Intersection
0.12 Timberline Lodge Beginning of Route
5.49 Near Government Camp U.S. Route 26

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Related routes[edit]

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