Located in Jefferson Park (Jefferson Wilderness Area). Hike-in about 5 miles. FolLow Santiam Highway 22 to Pamelia Creek Rd # 2246 about 7 miles South of Idahna. At the first fork, bear left on Forest Rd 040 and go about 4 miles to the road's end. A trail leads East about 1-1/2 miles to the Pacific Crest Trail. Follow the PCT to Bays Lake. Allow around 4 hours for the hike.