Site: Takhlakh Day Use Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Takhlakh Lake

Day use parking and boat launch for non-motorized boats at the lake. Short trail around the lake Takhlakh Loop Trail #134 accesses Takh Takh Meadow Trail #136.

Within Takhlakh Lake Campground.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 07/19/2018: Open, Beginning July 23 to August 27, Forest road 23 will be closed from Forest Road 2322 to Forest Road 2325. (Milepost 21 to Milepost 24.5) for repairs. Forest road 2322 will be accessible. Paving will be occurring at other repair sites as well. Call Cowlitz Valley Ranger Station for alternate routes 360-497-1100.
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: 6/29/2018
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Randle, WA; Packwood WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: 50% discount for day use with any of these passes: Interagency Senior, Interagency Access, Golden Age, or Golden Access.
Operated By: Concessionaire
Information Center: Cowlitz Valley Ranger District

General Information


From Randle, WA take Forest Road 23 for about 30 miles. Then take a hard left on 2329, follow 2329 about 4 miles to Takhlakh Lake.

Note: do not go straight where 2329 junctions with 5601.  

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