Trailhead: Crofton Ridge West

Area Status: Unreachable

Provides access to: The west end of Crofton Butte Trail #73 which traverses a southern portion of Mt. Adams Wilderness.

This trailhead has limited parking and a few pullouts.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 3/13/2019: Road to trailhead is not passable due to snow typically until early Summer. For current information, contact the Mt. Adams Ranger District 509-395-3402.
Fees No Fee
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit required when entering Mt. Adams Wilderness. Free self-issue Wilderness Permit available at trailhead.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply within Mt. Adams Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


From Trout Lake, WA head north towards Mount Adams and drive about 8.5 miles north on Forest Road 23. Then turn right (east) onto Forest Road 8031. Continue 1.4 miles on Forest Road 8031 to Spur Road 8031-050. Turn left and drive about 2 miles to the trailhead on the left (at 4200 feet).

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