Slowly climb this south-facing trail through second growth timber into open meadows of huckleberries. Views of the Alpine Lakes Wilderness are spectacular and the area is extremely popular for huckleberry seekers in late summer and early fall. The trail ends at Forest Service Road #6830, 10.8 miles from the #310 junction accessing Tonga Ridge Trailhead. For more hiking at this point, continue onto spur trail #1059.1 for 0.7 miles to Deception Creek Trail 1059.
Drive US Highway 2 to mile marker 50.5, just east of the Skykomish Ranger Station. Turn south onto Foss River Road (FS Road #68). Continue on FS Road #68 for 3.5 miles to its junction with FS Road #6830. Turn left onto FS Road #6830. Continue for 6.7 miles to the #310 spur. Turn right onto the spur, and drive 1.3 miles to the end of road at the trailhead.
The trail is currently not recommended for stock due to narrow tread.