Sherman Loop #72

Area Status: Open

This strenuous 1.9 mile trail connects with Kettle Crest South Trail #13 on the North and South of Sherman Peak. It provides an opportunity for a loop trail, approximately 6 miles long, with easy access from the Kettle Crest Trailhead. Views from the trail stretch from Canada, Columbia River Valley, Okanogan Highlands, and the Southern end of the Kettle Mountain Range.

At a Glance

Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns:
  • 17 miles from Republic, WA
  • 27 miles from Kettle Falls, WA
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General Information


Use Kettle Crest Trailhead. Travel south on Kettle Crest South Trail #13 for 0.7 miles once you cross the highway. This trail intersection marks the start of Sherman Loop Trail #72 (to the right). The trail on the left is Kettle Crest South Trail #13. By taking the Sherman Loop Trail #72 for 1.8 miles you will intersect Kettle Crest South Trail #13 on the south side of Sherman Peak.

General Notes:
  • USGS Map: Edds Mountain

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Mountain Biking

Day Hiking


Difficulty Level: Intermediate to Difficult

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

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  Area/Length : 
1.8 miles

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  Elevation : 
5,700 ft. - 6,400 ft.