Trailhead: Blue Lake ORV

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Provides Off-Highway Vehicle access to: Blue Lake Ridge Trail #271 and Valley Trail #270 which provide a loop options in the Blue Lake Area using connecting trails Bishop Ridge Trail #272 and Jumpoff Trail #271A.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 7/7/2021: Open. Northwest Forest day/annual pass or interagency pass required to park in Blue Lake ORV parking lot. Passes can be purchased at a local ranger station, online and at participating local vendors. Leave No Trace practices apply.
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Usage: Medium
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood WA
Water: No
Restroom: Toilet
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information


From Randle, WA head south on WA-131 S for about a mile then take a left onto Cispus Road and follow for 8 miles. Continue on Forest Road 23 for about 7.7 miles to the trailhead.

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