Abercrombie Mountain Trail #117


Area Status: Open

This 3.2 mile mostly wooded trail opens to a ridge with panoramic views of Kettle Crest, the Pend Oreille Valley, and the Columbia River Valley. Seasonal huckleberries. Limited dispersed camping. Variable weather. Layered clothing and survival kit suggested. Contour maps recommended if traveling off the trail.

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At a Glance

Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Newport, WA 23.1 miles away. Colville, WA 43 miles away.
Water: Not available. Surface water should be treated.

General Information

Directions:

From Colville, WA:  Turn right at the 2nd cross street onto WA-20 E/E 3rd Ave continue to follow WA-20 E for 0.9 miles.  Turn left onto Aladdin Rd continue for 25.5 miles.  Turn right onto Deep Lake Boundary Rd continue for 7.3 miles.  Turn right onto Silver Creek Rd for 1.9 miles.  Slight left onto NF-7078 continue for 4.1 miles.  Turn left to stay on NF-7078 continue for 0.2 miles.  Turn right onto NF-300 continue for 0.8 miles.  NF-300 turns slighty left continue for 2.3 miles to trailhead.

Google map directions from Colville, WA

From Northport, WA:  Head northeast on Center Ave toward 4th St for 0.2 miles.  Slight left onto Northport-Boundary Rd/Northport-Waneta Rd for 184 feet.  Turn right to stay on Northport-Boundary Rd/Northport-Waneta Rd continue to follow Northport-Waneta Rd for 5.8 miles.  Continue straight to stay on Northport-Waneta Rd for 4.1 miles.  Slight right onto Deep Lake Boundary Rd 3.4 miles.  Turn left onto Cedar Creek Rd/Cedar Creek-Frisco Standard Rd  2.6 miles.  Turn right onto Cedar Creek Rd for 0.6 miles.  Turn right onto NF-7078/Terry Trail continue to follow NF-7078 2.9 miles.  NF-7078 turns slightly right and becomes NF-7078 for 0.3 miles.  Turn left onto NF-300 for 0.8 miles.  NF-300 turns slightly left continue for 2.3 miles to trailhead.

Google map directions from Colville, WA


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Day Hiking

  • Beginning of trail is at the parking area.
  • Parking area is small and hard to turn around if you tow a trailer.
  • Great views of the valleys below.
Difficulty Level: More Difficult

Horse Riding

  • Beginning of trail is at parking area.
Difficulty Level: More Difficult

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Highlights

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
3.2 miles

  Latitude : 
48.930034

  Longitude : 
-117.484794

  Elevation : 
4,090 feet - 7,300 feet range