Area Status: Open

This is a difficult on way 16.24 mile trail with a 3,000 foot elevation gain. The trail winds through rock cliffs in the Sanpoil River canyon. Dramatic views along upper trail with side trips linked to Fire Mountain and Thirteen Mile Mountain. This trail is part of the Pacific Northwest National Recreation Trail. This trail is a link between Haul Creek and San Poil, HWY 21.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Republic, WA
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Mountain Biking

Day Hiking


  • The western end of this trail climbs through the deep, narrow Thirteen Mile Creek, and winds through open pine stands.
  • One of the first trails in the spring to become snow free on the district.
Difficulty Level: Difficult

Horse Camping

Horse Riding

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities



  Area/Length : 
16.5 miles

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  Elevation : 
2,020 feet - 4,350 feet range