Trail #79 Coyote


A map depicting trails in the Goat Rocks Area.

Trail map for:

Angry Mountain
Clear Fork
Clear Lost
Goat Ridge
Jordan Creek
Lilly Basin
Nanny Ridge
Packwood Lake
Pipeline Road
Three Peaks
Upper Lake Creek
Walupt Lake

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail is open to hiker and horse use only.

Coyote Trail is within Goat Rocks Wilderness and begins on the Packwood Lake Trail #78 below Lost Lake and climbs southeast over semi-open terrain to Packwood Saddle (at mile 5.5). The trail then continues over scenic open terrain with excellent views, until ending on the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 at Elk Pass.

Alert: Steep with exposures. Pack stock is not recommended past Beaver Bill Creek.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 06/19/2020: Open Conditions unknown. Expect snow above 5000'.
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required. Permits are free and available at the trailhead.
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District



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  Area/Length : 
6.8 miles

  Elevation : 
5120' - 6600'