Sno-Park: Oldman Pass


Area Status: Closed

In a mature and varied forest setting interspersed with mountain meadows and geographic features, this park is near the Indian Heaven Wilderness. Here visitors will find access to trails leading to remote forest lakes, high-mountain elevations and some of the most spectacular country found anywhere.

Ski trails around Oldman Pass

This Sno-Park accesses 25 miles of cross-country ski trails (both groomed/marked and ungroomed/marked); no snowmobile trails. Parking lot has a 25 vehicle capacity.

Plowing information can be found at Skamania County.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 4/01/2022: Sno-Park is closed. In the winter for grooming and plowing updates visit Washington State Parks winter recreation website: https://parks.state.wa.us/306/South-Cascades. Contact Mt Adams Ranger District for local conditions at (509) 395-3402. A Washington Sno-Park permit is required from Dec. 1 - March 31.
Permit Info: A valid Washington State Sno-Park Permit is required December 1 to March 31. Sno-Park permits are available to purchase online and also at Ashford Valley Grocery in Ashford, Trout Lake Grocery in Trout Lake and the Chelatchie Prairie General Store in Amboy.
  • Sno-park permits help pay for snow removal, trail grooming, sanitation facilities, mapping, trail signs, safety education, enforcement and program administration.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Motorized recreation is prohibited on ski trails.
Closest Towns: Carson, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (2)
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

From Carson, WA take Wind River Highway (Forest Road 30) north for about 24 miles to a junction with Forest Road 3055.


Accessibility:

This site is in a remote forest setting. The parking area is flat, but terrain will be difficult, especially in winter.


Recreation Map

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Activities

Sledding/Tubing

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
45.990586

  Longitude : 
-121.912085

  Elevation : 
3040