Area Status: Open
Trail begins at Manastash Trailhead and ends at Manastash Lake.
From the trailhead, the trail climbs gradually through several large clearcuts. At 1 mile, there’s a junction with Plantation Trail 1350.2 which heads west for about 0.7 mile to a connect with a 4x4 trail, 4W307. Trail 1350 continues toward Lost Lake, leaving logged areas about 0.5 mile before reaching Lost Lake. It skirts the shore of Lost Lake, climbs onto a plateau, and winds its way through thick forest to Manastash Lake. It follows the west shore of the lake for about 0.25 mile, then climbs a series of switchbacks (constructed in 2000) to trail’s end on Manastash
Ridge and a junction with 4W694 (Naches Ranger District.)
At a Glance
$5/Vehicle/day or Recreation Pass required. Day passes available at Riders Camp. Discover Pass is not valid on National Forest lands.
From I-90 Exit 101 west of Ellensburg, travel south and southeast onto Thorp Highway for 2 miles. Turn right onto Miller Road and follow it to the junction with Robinson Canyon Road, where Miller changes to Cove Road. Follow Cove Road to the junction with Manastash Road and turn right and follow Manastash Road to the end of the pavement. Continue on Forest Road 3100 to spur road 114 and follow it to the trailhead.