Trail #171A Shortcut

Area Status: Unreachable

This Trail Open to Hiker and Equestrian Use.

Trail #171A is a 0.5 shortcut trail that connects Race Track Trail #171 to Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 within Indian Heaven Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 2/18/2021: Trail is snow covered until summer. for information contact Mt. Adams Ranger Station 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
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


From Falls Creek Horse Camp take Indian Race Track Trail #172 for 2 miles south to the junction with the 0.5 mile Shortcut Trail.



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  Area/Length : 
0.5 miles

  Elevation : 
4200' - 4300'


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