Trail #161B Tatoosh Lake


A map depicting trails for the Tatoosh Wilderness.

Trail Maps for:

Backbone Lake #164
Blue Hole #167
Grant Purcell Falls #162a
Tatoosh Lake #161b
Tatoosh Lookout #161a
Tatoosh #161

Area Status: Not Cleared

This trail is open to hiker use only.

This trail within Tatoosh Wilderness leaves the Tatoosh Trail #161, climbing a fairly steep grade to the top of the ridge. The trail tread is badly eroded. The trail then descends steeply to Tatoosh Lake.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/26/2018: Snow level approximately 3000'.
Permit Info: Wilderness permit required. Permits are free and self-issued at trailhead.
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply. Camping, campfires, and stock use are prohibited within Tatoosh Lakes Basin.
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 : 
0.5 miles

  Elevation : 
5000' - 5650'


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