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: Open
This area is Open

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: 7/28/2018: Open
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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