Trail #130 Siouxon

 

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 12 mile trail runs along and crosses on rustic log bridges or fords many creeks. It offers views of spectactular waterfalls including Horseshoe Falls. At the start of the trail it p asses the ruins of Hickman 's Cabin built in the 1930's and used as a base camp for fire prevention workers. The Siouxon Trail connects with trails #129, 140, 156 and 130A.

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.
Usage: Medium
Best Season: Spring-Summer-Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Amboy, WA
Water: No Potable Water
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. St. Helens Surrounding Area See also: Siouxon Trailhead

General Information

Directions:

From Amboy, Washington, take Forest Road 54 and drive nine miles, then 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. Roads are rough-- drive cautiously.


General Notes:

Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Horse Riding

See activity description under Backpacking.

Picnicking

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