Evergreen Lookout

  

Evergreen Mountain Lookout. Photo by US Forest Service.

Climb steeply the first two-thirds of a mile through the old Evergreen Mountain Burn of 1967. Enter a dense forest where the grade eases a bit before reaching a small saddle below the lookout and ascends again to reach the building. The trail is noted for wildflowers, scenery and sighting wildlife. On a clear day see Glacier Peak, Mt. Rainier and a 360-degree vista of surrounding peaks. For more information about volunteering or maintaining the lookout contact the Everett Mountaineers

See alsoEvergreen Lookout Trail 1056

Overnight use information

At a Glance

Rentals & Guides: The Evergreen Lookout is available August through October weather permitting. Cost is $50 per night plus deposit. Make reservations at the Skykomish Ranger District or call 360-677-2414. See also: www.recreation.gov.
Open Season: August
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Wild Sky Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Skykomish, Washington
Water: None
Restroom: Portable toilets
Operated By: US Forest Service
Information Center: Call Skykomish Ranger District at 360-677-2414.

General Information

Directions:

Drive US Highway 2 to just west of milepost 50 (located between the town of Skykomish and the Skykomish Ranger Station). Turn north onto Beckler Road #65, toward Beckler River Campground. From FS Road #65, drive 12.7 miles to Jack Pass, and turn right onto FS Road #6550. Continue about one mile to FS Road #6554, which will be the left fork in the road.


General Notes:

Maps: Green Trails #143 (Monte Cristo)


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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
  1.5 miles one way
  Latitude : 
47.8367244606
  Longitude : 
-121.263481473
  Elevation : 
5,587 feet - 6,874 feet