Sherman #12

Area Status: Open

This steady 1.3 mile climb to the Kettle Crest travels through forest, mountain streams, and meadows. This trail connects with Kettle Crest North National Recreation Trail #13.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Parking
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 17 miles from Republic, WA
Information Center: Trail Map provided by

General Information


From Republic, WA: Take highway 20 east for approximately 12 miles. Turn left onto forest road 2040 (Karamip Road). Follow forest road 2040 for 3 miles and turn right onto forest road 2040-065. Follow this road approximately 2 miles to the trailhead which will be a wide parking area on your left.

Google map directions from Republic, WA

Latitude 48.645104 Longitude -118.51111

General Notes:
  • USGS Map: Cooke Mountain

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

Day Hiking

  • One of the shorter trails that accesses Kettle Crest.
  • Trail climbs steadily, but stays in the shade most of the time.
Difficulty Level: Moderate


Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery


Parking: Small parking area

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



  Area/Length : 
1.3 miles

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  Elevation : 
5060 ft.