Barnaby Buttes #70

Area Status: Open

This 2.8 mile trail through wildlife habitat includes vistas and stream crossings. A few dispersed campsites are located along the trial that once served as the access to Barnaby Buttes lookout tower. A four-wheel drive vehicle is recommended for travel on access road.

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Kettle Falls, WA

General Information


From Kettle Falls, WA:  Follow state highway 395 to state route 20. Travel state route 20 for 15 miles and turn left on South Sherman Road 2020. Follow road 2020 for 6.2 miles to the junction with road 2014-500. Take road 2014 for 0.5 mile to 2014-500. From this junction it is 2.0 miles to the trailhead. 

Google map directions from Kettle Falls, WA

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Mountain Biking

  • Trailhead is at parking area.
  • This trail will merge with trail #13.
Difficulty Level: Difficult

Day Hiking

  • This trail will merge with trail #13.
Difficulty Level: Difficult


  • There is not a camp site at the trailhead, but several dispersed sites can be found along the trail.

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

  • This trail merges with trail #13.
Difficulty Level: Difficult

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



  Area/Length : 
2.8 miles

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  Elevation : 
4,500 feet - 6,050 feet range