Trails #180 & #180D Silver Star & Summit


Trails around Silver Star

Trails around Silver Star.  


This 5 mile trail gradually ascends to an old roadbed, passing just west of Silver Star Mountain.

From the Silver Star Trailhead the trail heads south. After passing through wildflower covered slopes and huckleberry thickets, the trail intersects Ed's Trail #180A. Chinook Trail #180B, Sturgeon Rock Trail #180C, and Bluff Mountain Trail #172 all are reached in less than 2 miles from the trailhead. Just beyond the Bluff Mountain Trail, Silver Star Summit Trail #180D leads 0.25 mile to the summit of Silver Star Mountain.

Indian Pits Trail #180E and Pyramid Rock Trail #180F branch from the Silver Star Trail south of Silver Star Mountain before descending to the trailhead at Department of Natural Resources Road W-1200.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Road 4109 to trailhead is a rough road with deep tire ruts.
Open Season: Summer - Fall
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Motorized use prohibited.
Closest Towns: Yacolt, WA; Vancouver, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mount Adams Ranger District

General Information


NorthSilver Star Trailhead

South: Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Road W-1200.

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  Area/Length : 
Silver Star Trail: 5.0 miles; Silver Star Summit Trail: 0.25 miles

  Elevation : 
3000' - 4390'