Mill Pond Historic Site

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Please note:

The Mill Pond Historic Site is currently open. This site has a new picnic pavilion, renovated picnic site, and parking area. A new loop trail system with a footbridge over the canyon at the former dam site is available connecting the this site with the Mill Pond Flume Trail #520 and Mill Pond Campground. The new trail system includes fishing access paths to Sullivan Creek.

This site details the early history of Metaline Falls through a series of interpretive signing. A historic cabin is located along the interpretive trail which travels over the Mill Pond Spillway.

Bridge over old dam site Flood Pain

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Trail and day-use areas are open.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Fees No
Open Season: Summer
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Trailers and RVs are prohibited at this site.
Closest Towns: Ione, WA
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

From Metaline Falls WA:  Head northeast on Grandview St toward International Selkirk Loop N/Lehigh Ave.  Turn right onto WA-31 N/International Selkirk Loop N/Lehigh Ave continue for 2.1 miles.  Turn right onto Sullivan Lake Rd continue for 3.3 miles destination will be on the right.

Google map directions from Metaline Falls WA


Recreation Map

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Activities


Bicycling

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Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Picnicking

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Scenic Driving

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Picnic tables
Interpretive Site
Toilets
Parking
Accessible
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Highlights

Location

 
  Latitude : 
48.85888889

  Longitude : 
-117.3008333

  Elevation : 
2,520 feet

 

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https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/colville/recreation/recarea/?recid=71047