Trail #42 Kincaid


A map depicting trails in the William O. Douglas area within the Cowlitz Valley vicinity.

William O. Douglas area general map in the Cowlitz Valley Vicinity.  Sites include: 
Carlton Creek  Trail #22
Cortright Creek Trail #57 
Cowlitz Horse Trail #44A
Cowlitz Trail #44
Crossover Trail #41 
Dumbbell Lake Trail #56
Judkin Trail #47 
Jug Lake Trail #43
Kincaid Trail #42
Pacific Crest Trail #2000
Pot Hole Trail #45
Sand Lake Trail #60

Area Status: Unknown

This trail is open to hiker and horse use only.

Located on Carlton Ridge, this trail enters the William O. Douglas Wilderness at mile 3.5 and offers excellent views of Mt. Rainier.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 05/01/2015: Snow level approximately 4500'
Permit Info: Free Wilderness Permit Required.  Available at trailhead.
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations Apply.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information


From Packwood, WA travel east on US-12 for 8.9 miles. take a left on Forest Road 45 and travel .4 miles then take a slight left on Forest Road 4510 and follow for just over 5 miles to the trailhead. 



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