Canyon Creek Trailhead

Area Status: Unreachable

Provides access to: Chancellor/Canyon Creek Trail #754 and Jackita Ridge Trail #738 within Pasayten Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:  CFR Trail closures on portions of Canyon Creek Trail.(closed to stock from Boulder Creek to Mill Creek and closed to hikers and stock from Mill Creek to Cedar Crossing due to trail wash-outs). 1/8/15 - access roads blocked by winter snow accumulation.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees $5/vehicle/day 
Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Open Season: June - October
Usage: Light-Medium
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Certified weed free hay is required on National forest lands (processed grains are okay). Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Winthrop, WA
Water: No, not potable
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Methow Valley Ranger District. 509 996-4000

General Information

Directions: From Winthrop drive State Route 20 west 55.1 miles, or 32.8 miles east from Marblemount, to the Canyon Creek Trailhead (near mile post 141).

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Toilets vault toilets
Picnic tables
Interpretive Site