Fishhook Flat Trail #1378

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Fishhook Flat Trail begins at South Fork Taneum Trail #1367 and ends at the North Fork Taneum Trail #1377, crossing over Taneum Ridge in the process.

SETTING: Meadow, stream, old-growth trees, ridgetop, riparian zone.

On leaving Trail 1367, this trail climbs steadily through forest to the top of Taneum Ridge and a junction with Taneum Ridge Trail 1363. Just past that, it crosses Road 3300, and begins descending to Fishhook Flat (a meadow). Beyond there, it continues over a small ridge and descends to a crossing of North Fork Taneum Creek, and ends at the junction with North Fork Taneum Trail 1377.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Opens to motorized use SUNDAY APRIL 19, 2015
Operational Hours: Closed to motorized use through June 15. Seasonal closure in effect yearly April 1 through June 15. This trail may open prior to June 15 if conditons permit. It will be posted open on the ground and on this site at that time.
Fees Northwest Forest Pass is not required at trailhead.
Open Season: Summer - Late Fall
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Quad use prohibited.
Closest Towns: Ellensburg
Passes: Northwest Forest Pass is not required at trailhead.

General Information

Directions:

From Cle Elum, WA, take S Cle Elum Way to Madison Ave in South Cle Elum 1.1 mile. Take Westside Rd, Forest Roads 3350, 119, 133 and 135 to Forest Road 3300 at about 16 miles.


Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Day Hiking

Heavy motorcycle traffic makes this trail less attractive to hiking and backpacking.

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Backpacking

Heavy motorcycle traffic makes this trail less attractive to hiking and backpacking.

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Riding & Camping

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