Deer Creek Summit South Loop #43

Area Status: Open

This 3.1 mile route (on forest road 455 for 1.5 miles), leaves from the Deer Creek Summit South Trailhead / Sno-Park, and connects with Kettle Crest (North) National Recreation Trail #13. These two trails can be combined for a 6.5 mile loop back to the trailhead. This route can also be connected with the Long Alec Trail #43.1. There are nice views of the Kettle River Valley along this trail. This trail parallels the Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail. This trail is fairly flat--part of it is on an old road of which is groomed for skate skiing.

Deer Creek Summit South Trailhead / SnoPark

At a Glance

Permit Info: Washington State Sno-Park Permit is required December 1 through March 31
Open Season: Dec 1 - March 31
Closest Towns: Curlew, WA and Kettle Falls, WA
Information Center: Trail map provided by Washington State Parks

General Information


Use Deer Creek Summit South Trailhead / Sno-Park

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  Area/Length : 
3.1 miles

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  Elevation : 
4,600 ft. - 5,600 ft.