Marcus Trail #8


Area Status: Open

A steady 3.5 mile climb to Kettle Crest North National Recreation Trail #13, this trail follows a closed road the first 1.5 miles. Views of mountains and valleys, wildlife, seasonal wildflowers and wild strawberries.

Photo:  Looking southeast at Scar Mountain from Marcus #8 trail.

Looking southeast at Scar Mountain from Marcus #8 trail

Photo:  Looking east towards the Kettle Crest Trail #13 from the Marcus Trail #8

Looking east towards the Kettle Crest Trail #13 from the Marcus Trail #8

At a Glance

Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 18 miles from Republic, WA
Information Center: Trail Map provided by NEWashingtontrails.com

General Information

General Notes:
  • USGS Map: Cooke Mountain

Directions:

Use Marcus Trailhead


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Mountain Biking

Day Hiking

Backpacking

  • The last half of this trail is in open southern slopes covered in native grasses and wildflowers.
Difficulty Level: Moderate

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Highlights

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
3.5 miles

  Latitude : 
48.697611

  Longitude : 
-118.512455

  Elevation : 
4,750 feet - 6,580 feet range