Trail #29A Chenamus Lake


Indian Heaven Wilderness Trails Map

General map for Indian Heaven Wilderness trails including: Placid Lake #29, Chenamus Lake #29A,  Indian Heaven #33, Lemei #34, Wapiki Lake #34A, East Crater Trail #48, Tombstone Lake #55, Filloon Trail #102, Sawtooth Trail #107, Cultus Creek #108, Thomas Lake #171, Race track #171, Shortcut Trail #171A, Elk Lake #176, Lemei Lake #179, and Wood Lake # 185.

Area Status: Not Cleared

This Trail Open to Hikers and Equestrian Use.

Located in the north portion of the Indian Heaven Wilderness, Chenamus Trail #29A begins at the northeast end of Placid Lake via Placid Lake Trail #29. It proceeds part way around the lake, then climbs south to the shallow, 4-acre Chenamus Lake (4,245' elevation). This trail features Placid Lake, Chenamus Lake, and wildlife viewing opportunities.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/26/2018: Trails are not maintained in the Winter and Spring.  Trailheads are typically not accessible late Fall through late Spring due to snow. Please call the Mt. Adams Ranger District for current information 509-395-3402.
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required. Permits are free and self-issued at trailheads.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA; Carson, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


Trail can be accessed from Placid Lake Trail #29 or Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000



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  Area/Length : 
0.7 miles

  Elevation : 
4100' - 4300'


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