Trail #253 Greenwood Lake

 

A map depicting trails in the Sawtooth area within the Cowlitz Valley vicinity.

A map depicting trails in the Sawtooth area within the Cowlitz Valley vicinity. Sites include: Allen Mountain Trail #269, Big Creek Campground, Big Creek Trail #252, Cave Creek Trail #255, Greenwood Lake Trail #253, High Rock Trail #266, Osborne Mountain Trail #250, Silver Creek Trail #258, Teeley Creek Trail #251.


Area Status: Not Cleared
  

This trail is open to motorcycles, hikers, horses and bicycles.

The 3 mile Greenwood Lake Trail may be accessed from High Rock/Greenwood Lake Trailhead on Forest Road 8440. From here the trail heads south to meet Allen Mountain Trail #269 then turns west to access Greenwood Lake. From the lake it's a short climb to the trail's end at Forest Road 8511.

Greenwood Lake Trail may also be accessed via Forest Road 8511. From here the trail descends to Greenwood Lake then continues to link up with Allen Mountain Trail #269 before heading north to Forest Road 8440.

Alert: The trail receives minimal maintenance and may be difficult to follow.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 07/12/2022: Trail conditions unknown. This trail is currently only accessible via via High Rock/Greenwood Lake Trailhead on Forest Road 8440.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Closed to ATV use.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

High Rock/Greenwood Lake Trailhead


Activities

Mountain Biking

Day Hiking

Backpacking

Horse Riding

OHV Trail Riding

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
3.0 miles

  Elevation : 
4000' - 4750'