The Divide Camp trail begins on Forest Road 2329 and heads southeast up the side of Mt. Adams, crossing the the Mt. Adams Wilderness boundary at 0.2 of a mile. The trail runs though forests and across attractive mountain meadows with seasonal wildflowers, and views of the mountain . About 2 miles up the trail a short side trail leads to Divide Camp. The trail ends on the Pacific Crest Trail at about 6000 feet.
At a Glance
02/19/2015: 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.
Wilderness Permit required when entering Mt. Adams Wilderness. Free self-issue Wilderness Permit available at trailhead.
From Trout Lake, WA, take Mt. Adams Road then stay left on Forest Road 23 towards Randle. Follow Forest Road 23 for about 22 miles. Then take Forest Road 2329 (towards Takhlakh Lake) for 2.7 miles to the trailhead.
Trail can also be accessed from the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000.
See activity description under Backpacking.
This trail begins along Road 2329 and heads southeast for 0.2 mile before entering the Mt. Adams Wilderness. The trail continues through forests and open meadows. About 2 miles in, a side trail heads to the southwest for 0.25 mile to Divide Camp. The first views along this trail are from Divide Camp Meadows. The main trail ends on the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000.
Horse Riding & Camping
Please limit horse use in early season because of wet conditions. See activity description under Backpacking.