Trail #130A Chinook Creek

 

Siouxon General Area Map within the Mount St Helens Surrounding Area.

Siouxon General Area Map within the Mount St Helens Surrounding Area. Trails include: Huffman Peak #129, Chinook #130A, Siouxon #130, Horseshoe Ridge #140, and Wildcat #156. 

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

This trail runs between the Siouxon and Huffman Peak Trail. Views of the 50 foot high Chinook Creek Waterfall and a climb through old growth forest are attractions on the Chinook Trail. There is no bridge over Chinook Creek and fording the creek can be difficult during high water.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/26/2014: Trails are not maintained in the winter and early spring. Trailheads are typically not accessible late fall through late spring due to snow. Please call the local Ranger District office for up-to-date information.
Closest Towns: Amboy, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. St. Helens Surrounding Area

General Information

Directions:

From Amboy, Washington, take Forest Road 54 and drive nine miles and take a left on Forest Road 57. Drive rouhgly 1 mile to gravel pit and go left on Forest Road 5701. There are two trailheads for the Siouxon trail: the first one at mile marker 1 is for horse trailers; the second at the end of the road, roughly another 3 miles does not accomdate horse trailers. Hike the Siouxon Trail for about 3.5 miles to the junction with the Chinook Creek Trail.


Activities


Bicycling

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Mountain Biking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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