Trail #10 High Camp

Area Status: Unreachable

This Trail Open to Hiker and Equestrian Use.

This sort 0.7 mile trail is used primarily as an access to climb the North Cleaver Route on Mt. Adams within Mt. Adams Wilderness. Accessed via Killen Creek Trail #113 on the north side of Mount Adams.

The High Camp Trail ends in a high alpine meadow (6,928' elevation) with a dramatic views of Mt. Adams, Goat Rocks and Mt. Rainier. The trail gives access to the North Cleaver and Mt. Adams Glacier climbing routes on Mt. Adams.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 4/16/2019:Road to trailhead is not passable this time of year due to snow.
Permit Info:
  • Wilderness Permit Required. Permits are free and self issued at trailheads. 
  • Cascades Volcano Pass required above 7,000' elevation in Mt. Adams Wilderness, June 1 - September 30.      
Open Season: Fall - Late Spring
Usage: Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply.    
  • No fires are allowed above 6,000 foot elevation.  (Uphill of PCT #2000 or Round the Mountain Trail #9.)
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA; Randle, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


The Trail is accessed from the Killen Creek Trail #113 via Killen Creek Trail trailhead.



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  Area/Length : 
0.7 miles

  Elevation : 
6100' - 6800'


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