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Trail #55 Tombstone Lake

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This Trail Open to Hiker and Equestrian Use.

Tombstone lake trail #55 in the Indian Heaven Wilderness leaves from the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 near the east shore of Blue Lake and ends 0.5 mile away at Tombstone Lake. The lake and trail likely got their name from the rock jutting out of the small lake, which to some, resembles a tombstone.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 7/21/2018: Open.
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required. Permits are free and self-issued at trailhead.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply  
Closest Towns: Stabler, WA; Carson, WA
Water: Treat all non potable water before consuming.
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass required at Thomas Lake Trailhead.    
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 and Tombstone Trail #111.



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  Area/Length : 
0.5 miles

  Elevation : 
4500' - 4600'


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