The Blowout Mountain Trail begins at Forest Service Road 4110-119 and ends at Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000.
SETTING: Ridgetops, old-growth trees, grassy hillsides, one clearcut.
Blowout Mountain Trail starts in a large clearcut, climbs into a timbered area switchbacking to the top of the highpoint, and descends along the ridgeline into a saddle. The trail then switchbacks uphill onto a shoulder ridge of Blowout Mountain and ends at the Pacific Crest Trail. The western 0.25 mile of the trail, from Manastash Ridge 1388 to Pacific Crest Trail, is closed to motorized use.
At a Glance
No fees. No Northwest Forest Pass required on the roadside parking along FS Road 4110-119.
||Quad use prohibited.
||No Northwest Forest Pass required.
Take I-90 Exit 62 (Stampede Pass Road), southwest on Road 54, south on Road 41, south on FS Road 4110, and west on 4110-119 to the trailhead (not suitable for passenger cars).
There is roadside parking for 5+ vehicles on FS Road 4110-119.