Trailhead: Observation Peak

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Provides  access to: Observation Trail #132 which enters Trapper Creek Wilderness and links up with several trails such as Observation Peak Trail #132A

Parking for 8 vehicles.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 5/23/2016: Open. Expect snow at higher elevation.
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required.  Free self-issued permit available at trailhead.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


From Carson, drive 8.4 miles north on Wind River Road (County Road 30) to the town of Stabler and the junction with Hemlock Road. Turn left (west) onto Hemlock Road, cross the river, and bear right (north) onto Forest Road 54. Continue 12 miles and then turn right onto FR 58. Drive about 7 miles north to the Sister Rocks Research Natural Area trailhead on the right.

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