Trail #86 Lily Basin


A map depicting trails in the Goat Rocks area within the Cowlitz Valley vicinity.

Goat Rocks Wilderness vicinity map. Trails include: Angry Mountain  #90, Bluff Lake #65, Bypass #97, Clear Fork #61, Clear Lost  #76, Coleman Weedpatch #121, Coyote #79, Glacier Lake #89, Goat Ridge #95, Jordan Creek #94, Lily Basin  #86, Nannie Ridge #98, Packwood Lake #78, Pipeline Road #74, Snowgrass #96, Three Peaks #69, Upper Lake Creek #81, Walupt Lake #101. Click here for a larger image file.

Area Status: Unknown

Lily Basin Trail by Kol Peterson.

This trail is open to hiker and horse use only.

This trail provides access to the Goat Rocks Wilderness.  Views of Packwood Lake and Mt. Rainier are available from this trail.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 05/01/2015: Snow level approximately 4500'  Trail is washed out at Glacier Creek.  Trail between Hawkeye Point and Jordan Basin is snow-covered.
Permit Info: Free Wilderness Permit Required.  Available at trailhead.
Usage: Light-Medium
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 follow  US-12 W for 1.4 miles and turn left on Forest Road 48. Stay on Forest Road 48 for about another 10.8 miles to the Lily Basin trailhead for hikers.

Drive further past the trailhead for hikers to reach the Lily Basin Trailhead for Stock.



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