Trail #53 Monte Cristo

 

A general vicinity map of trails in the Monte Cristo area within the Mt Adams Vicinity.

A general map of trails in the Monte Cristo area within the Mt Adams Vicinity. Trails include: Little Huckleberry #49, Monte Carlo #52, and Monte Cristo #53.


Area Status: Unknown
  

This Trail Open to Hikers, Bikers and Equestrian Use.

This 4.1 mile trail follows a sparsely forested ridge to Monte Cristo Mountain and offers great views of the Little White Salmon drainage. Here you can find evidence of an old fire lookout that was built in the 1930s.

Beginning from the upper trailhead on Forest Road 8600-080, the trail heads east and then south along a sparsely forested ridge to Monte Cristo Mountain. The trail drops down to meet Mont Carlo Trail #52 on Road 1840-100, then continues descending to the end of the trail on Road 1800-230.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 11/06/2023: Trail received snow. For information contact the Mt. Adams Ranger Station 509-395-3402.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Closed to All Motorized Use.
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

Trailhead: Monte Cristo-Upper

Trailhead: Monte Cristo-Lower


Activities

Mountain Biking

Recreation areas with activity Mountain Biking:

Day Hiking

Recreation areas with activity Day Hiking:

Backpacking

Recreation areas with activity Backpacking:

Horse Riding

Recreation areas with activity Horse Riding:

Related Information

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
4.1 miles

  Elevation : 
1600' - 4300'