Trail #219 Quartz Creek Big Trees


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

Green River area general map in the Cowlitz Valley Vicinity.  Sites include:  
Goat Creek Trail #205
Goat Mountain Trail #217 
Green River Trail #213
Quartz Creek Big Trees Trail #219
Ryan Lake Trail #222
Strawberry Mountain Trail #220
Tumwater Trail #218
Vanson Peak Trail #217A
Vanson Ridge Trail #213A

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail is open to hiker use only.

This loop trail takes you through towering ancient Douglas fir and Western red cedar. The trail is accessible and is ideal for hikers of all ages and abilities. Alert: This trail receives little maintenance.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 02/11/2021 Snow level is approximately 1000'. Conditions unknown.
Restrictions: This trail is open to hiker use only and is closed to all other uses.
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information


From Randle, Washington travel south on State Highway 131 (Forest Roads 23 and 25). Veer right in 1 mile at the Y of Forest Road 23 and Forest Road 25. Follow Forest Road 25 for another 7.1 miles and after crossing the Cispus River veer right on Forest Road 26. Follow Forest Road 26 for 8.1 miles and turn right on Forest Road 2608. Follow Forest Road 2608 for 3.8 miles to the end of the road and arrive at the trail. 



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  Area/Length : 
0.3 miles

  Elevation : 
2000' - 2050'


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