Methow Valley Ranger District, Trails

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Trail Name and Number Current Status Date

Andrews Creek
504

Amount of snow cover unknown. The beginning 12 miles of this trail burned over in 2003. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Bear Mountain
442

Amount of snow cover unknown. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Beaver Lake
356

Amount of snow cover unknown. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

 

Blue Lake Trail
314

Trail snow covered. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Blue Buck Trail
314

 Down trees are cleared when snow melts.This trail burned over in 2006. 

5/16/15

Boundary Trail Irongate to Pasayten River
533

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. Access roads to the trailhead are closed by winter snow accumulation. The beginning 5 miles of this trail burned over in 2006. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

 

5/16/15

Boundary Trail Pasayten River to PCT
533

Snow on trails above 5000 feet. Down trees are cleared when snow melts

5/16/15

Burch Mountain
538

Snow on trails above 5000 feet. Falls Creek Road still has snow remaining on road. Trail rarely maintained. South end of trail burned over in 2014 wildfire.

5/16/15

Buckskin Ridge
498

Snow on trails above 5000 feet. Access roads to the trailhead are closed by winter snow accumulation. 
 

5/16/15

Cady Pass
475

Snow on trails above 5000 feet. Access roads to the trailhead are closed by winter snow 

5/16/15

Castle Pass
749

Snow on trails above 5000 feet. Access roads to the trailhead are closed by winter snow accumulation. 
 

5/16/15

Cedar Creek Trail
476

Open to waterfalls at 1.7 miles and then the trail is mostly covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts. Snow on trail above 5000 feet.

5/16/15

Chancellor/Canyon Creek Trail
754 CFR Trail Closures

Short portion of trail open. Trail no longer maintained.  CFR closures due to 2011 trail wash outs. Closed to stock from Boulder Creek to Mill Creek. Trail closed to hikers from Mill Creek to Cedar Crossing. Trail from Chancellor to Sky Pilot Pass not maintained, down trees block stock.

 

5/16/15

Chewuch
510

Trail snow-free to Basin Creek, but has many, many down trees. Snow on trail above 5000 feet. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

 

5/16/15

Coleman Ridge
505

 Trail no longer maintained since 2003 wildfire.

5/16/15

Copper Glance
519

Snow on trail above 5000 feet. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Copper Pass
426

Snow on trail above 5000 feet.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Crater Creek Trail
416

Trail snow-free about one mile.   Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Crater Mountain
746

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. Trail not maintained.

5/16/15

 Creek
400

 Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Crystal Lake
517

Snow on trail above 5000 feet. Trail burned over in 2003 wildfire. Trail has many down trees and some wash-out areas. This trail has not been maintained for many years, impassable for stock.

5/16/15

Dean Creek Trail
456

Trail blocked by winter snow. This trail has not been cleared of down trees or maintained for many, many years so it is difficult for hikers and is impassable to stock. 

5/16/15

Devils Ridge Trail
752

Trail blocked by winter snow. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Diamond Jack
514

Trail blocked by winter snow.

5/16/15

Drake Creek
502A

Trail blocked by winter snow. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Driveway Butte Trail
481

Open, snowfree about 3 miles.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Eagle Creek
410

Snow on trail above 5000 feet. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Eagle Lakes
416

Trail snow-free about 1.5 miles.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Early Winters Trail
522

 Trail has not been cleared for 2 years.

5/16/15

East Creek
756

Snow on trail above 5000 feet. Bridge is out and trail no longer maintained.

5/16/15

East Fork Buttermilk
420

Trail blocked by winter snow.Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

East Fork Pasayten
451

Trail blocked by winter snowDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Easy Pass
741

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Falls Creek Trail
518

Patchy snow

5/16/15

Ferguson Lake
474A

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Fire Creek
561

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Trail no longer maintained, since 2003 wildfire.

5/16/15

Foggy Dew Creek Trail Section 1
417

Snow on trail above 5000 feet.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Foggy Dew Creek Trail Section 2
417A

Amount of snow on trail unknown. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Fred's Lake Trail   474

Trail blocked by winter snow..  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Goat Peak Trail
457

Trail blocked by winter snow (trail northfacing).  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Hidden Lakes
477

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Holman Creek
472A

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Jackita Ridge
738

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Larch Creek/Billy Goat Pass
502

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Lake Ann/Maple Pass Loop Trail
740

Trail snow covered, still snow in parking area.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Lake Creek Trail
500

Open, snow-free to Black Lake. Trail has many, many down trees. Trail burned over by a 2003 wildfire and is no longer maintained beyond Black Lake. Many snags long the trail could come down in windy weather.  The trail to Black Lake is heavily used, and most visitors do not travel beyond it, there is limited camping in the Black Lake area. Down trees are cleared to Black Lake in late spring.

 

5/16/15

Leecher Look-out Trail

Access road closed to motorized traffic.

5/16/15

Libby Creek
415

Snow on trailDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Lightning Creek
425

Amount of snow on trail unknown.

5/16/15

Lookout Mountain Trail
412

Patchy snow on trail.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Lone Fir
535

Patchy snow on trail.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Louis Lake
428

Trail has snow just past the beginning of the trail.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Martin Creek
429

Trail blocked by winter snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Middle Fork Beaver Creek
406

Amount of snow on trail unknown.

 

5/16/15

Monument Creek Trail
484

Snow-free, with down trees on trail but none that hikers couldn't get around or over pretty easily.

Old bridge, at 4 miles, across Eureka Creek is washed out. The trail north of bridge site, at  Eureka Creek, has not been maintained for 30 years. Non-maintained trail has many, many down trees and has areas with trail wash-outs making trail impassable to stock and very difficult for hikers to follow.

5/16/15

North Fork 20 Mile Trail
560

This south facing trail begins to melt out sooner than most trails but the highest elevations of this trail remain snow covered longer. Much of this trail burned over in 2006 wildfire. This trail is very brushy and has many down trees and wash out areas as it has not been maintained since 2007. 

5/16/15

North Creek
413

Trail mostly snow-free for 1.75 miles then covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Oval Lakes
410A

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Pacific Crest Trail (Bridge Creek to Stehekin)
2000

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Pacific Crest Trail (Hwy 20 to Harts Pass)
2000

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Pacific Crest Trail (Hart’s Pass to Canada) Hikers from PCT to Canada need a Canadian entry permit, stamped and signed by a Canadian Border Services Agent. Note there is currently no legal way to enter the US from Canada on the PCT 2000

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

 

5/16/15

Pearrygin Peak
526

Open

5/16/15

Peepsight
525

Trail is covered with winter snow accumulation. This trail burned over in 2003. No longer maintained.

5/16/15

Rainy Lake Trail
310

Trail is covered with winter snow accumulation and snow in parking area.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Reynolds Creek
402

Trail is covered with winter snow accumulation. This trail no longer maintained.

5/16/15

Robinson Pass
478

Amount or snowcover unknownDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Rock Creek
473

Trail is covered with winter snow accumulation. This trail, near the Pacific Crest Trail, has been impassable for stock for the last 2 years due to a very large tree with a large rootwad, blocking the trail.

5/16/15

Scatter Creek
427

Snow-free 2 miles then trail is covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Slate Creek
414

Snow-free 2.5 miles then trail is covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

South Creek Trail
401

Snow-free 2.5 miles then trail has snow. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Stub Creek/Deception Pass
458

Trail covered with winter snow accumulation. 

5/16/15

Sunrise Lake
417.2

Trail and access roads to trailhead are covered with winter snow.

5/16/15

Tatoosh Buttes
485

Trail and access roads to trailhead are covered with snow.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Tungsten
534

Trail is covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Twisp Pass Trail
432

Trail covered with winter snow accumulationDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Twisp River Trail
440

Trail snow-free, creek crossings high.  Down trees on trail.

5/16/15

War Creek
408

Most of trail snowcovered.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Washington Pass Overlook Trail  covered with winter snow accumulation. Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

West Fork Buttermilk
411

Trail  covered with winter snow accumulationDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

West Fork Methow Trail
480

This trail was badly damaged by avalanche debris in 2013/2014, at 1.7 miles, making trail impassable.  Trail is currently waiting for repairs. The remaining trail has many, many scattered down trees throughout the old 2003 burn area.

5/16/15

West Fork Pasayten
472

Trail and access roads to trailhead are covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Whistler Cutoff
575

Trail and access roads to trailhead are covered with winter snow accumulation.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Williams Creek
407

Trail and access roads to trailhead are covered with winter snow accumulationDown trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15

Wolf Creek Trail
527

Trail snow-free about 6.5 miles.  Down trees are cleared when snow melts.

5/16/15