Herman Creek Trail provides loop opportunities with Pacific Crest Trail, Gorton Creek Trail, and Nick Eaton Ridge. The Herman Creek Trail is a total of 11.2 miles long, including sections that extend into Mt. Hood National Forest. The trail enters the Mark O Hatfield Wilderness from the junction with Gorton Creek Trail #408.
Restroom facilities are located in the trailhead area. There is capacity for 10-12 cars.