Ingalls Way Trail #1390

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Ingalls Way Trail begins at Trail #1394 and ends at Ingalls Creek Trail #1215 within Alpine Lakes Wilderness.

At a Glance

Fees $5/Vehicle/day or Recreation Pass required. Discover Pass is not valid on National Forest lands.
Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailhead. An overnight reservation permit is required from June 15 to October 15 for entry to the unique Enchantments Area
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Hiker only. Wilderness regulations apply. See: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Regulations Booklet (PDF File)  No dogs allowed.
Closest Towns: Cle Elum, WA
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass required at Esmerelda trailhead.
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District, (509) 852-1100

General Information


From  Cle Elum, WA  follow WA-903/W for 2 miles. Continue straight onto WA-10/WA-970 and follow for 6.5 miles. Turn left on Teanaway Road North Fork and follow for 13 miles. Then stay right on Forest Road 9737 and follow for about 9.6 miles to the Esmeralda trailhead.


Parking available at Esmerelda Trailhead.



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