Trail #69 Three Peaks


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

This trail is open to hiker and horse use only.

The trail follows an abandoned road for half a mile, the trail again leaves the road to the right and climbs through dense forest for 3 miles until it intersects with a timber harvest area. After another half mile, the trail enters the Goat Rocks Wilderness.

The trail takes you to an excellent viewpoint of Packwood Lake before its junction with Packwood Lake Trail #78 near Mosquito Lake.

At a Glance

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

General Information


Trailhead: Three Peaks


Vehicles should park on Road 1266.070. The trail starts a short distance past the point where Road 1266 is blocked to vehicle traffic.



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