Chickadee Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

In the winter, Chickadee Trailhead gives access to many crosscountry ski trails west of Patterson Lake. In summer months those trails are hiking and mountain bike trails.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current conditions information
Area Amenities: Toilets,Parking
Fees No fee
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Certified weed free hay required on national forest lands (proccessed grains okay)
Closest Towns: Twisp, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: No pass required at trailhead
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Methow Valley  Ranger District

General Information

General Notes:

From Winthrop, drive 3 miles on Twin Lakes Road, turn onto Patterson Lake Road, drive 7 miles, turn left unto Thompson Ridge Road (forest service road 4410), Chickadee Trailhead on the left side of road.

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