Frater Lake Trailhead / Sno-Park

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Frater Lake Sno-Park Entrance

Frater Lake Trailhead is a Day Use ONLY area. With a wonderful short looping trail system and a Cabin for day use only 1/2 mile from the trailhead.  Lots of wildlife can be seen on and around the lake. 

Provides access to:

Frater Lake Parking Area Frater Lake Trail Junction at Frater Lake Frater Lake Warming Hut Compound Inside the Warming Hut

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Winter Sno-Park fees required Dec 1-March 31. No summer use fees.
Area Amenities: Boat ramp,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Permit Info: WA State Sno-Park Permit - Dec 1 to March 31
Open Season: Year Around
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Colville, WA
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General Information


From Colville, WA:  Follow state route 20 for 29 miles east to the trailhead.

Google Map directions from Colville, WA

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Winter Sports

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XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

  • 10 miles of groomed trail.


Picnic tables
Parking Sno-Park Permit required Dec 1 to March 31
Toilets Vault
Boat ramp Gravel surface.
Drinking water Not available. Surface water should be treated.
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3,200 feet