Index Creek Trail #1572


This trail within Alpine Lakes Wilderness has moderate grades with brushy sections in the first mile, then a steep and rough climb to Index Meadow. Camping areas and horse feed can be found in the meadow.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Alpine Lake Wilderness permit required.  These are self-issuing at the trailhead.
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply. See: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Regulations Booklet (PDF File)
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass required at Chiwaukum Creek trailhead

General Information


The trail begins 10 miles up the Chiwaukum Creek Trail #1571 from the Chiwaukum Creek Trailhead. The trail ends at the Icicle Ridge Trail #1570.

General Notes:

Green Trails Map - #177 Chiwaukum Mts.

USGS Map - Big Jim Mountain/Chiwaukum Mountains, WA



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Horse Riding & Camping

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