Elk Creek Trail #560

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The trailhead is located in the upper parking area of the Mill Pond Historic Site.  From the parking area this trail crosses the Sullivan Lake Road and climbs up a south-facing slope offering stunning views of Mill Pond and Sullivan Lake.  The trail drops into a steep draw where Elk Creek Falls cascades down the hillside for 30 feet.  After viewing the falls, the trail winds down the hillside where it again crosses the Sullivan Lake Road and returns to the trailhead.  

At a Glance

Fees No
Open Season: Spring
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Metaline Falls, WA
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.

General Information


From Metaline Falls WA:  Head northeast on Grandview St toward International Selkirk Loop N/Lehigh Ave.  Turn right onto WA-31 N/International Selkirk Loop N/Lehigh Ave continue for 2.1 miles.  Turn right onto Sullivan Lake Rd continue for 3.3 miles destination will be on the right.

Google map directions from Metaline Falls WA

General Notes:
  • USGS Map: Metaline Falls



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  Area/Length : 
2.1 miles

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