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Trailhead: Trapper Creek

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Provides access to: Trapper Creek Trail #192.1 which enters Trapper Creek Wilderness from the southeast. This trailhead also accesses the south end of Dry Creek Trail #194.

There is a large parking lot able to hold up to 30 vehicles. Overnight camping is not allowed in the parking lot.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 12/06/2018: Road to trailhead may be blocked by snow during the Winter months. For current information contact the Mt. Adams Ranger District 509-395-3402.
Fees $5/vehicle/day
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit required when entering Trapper Creek Wilderness. Free self-issue permits available at trailhead.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply within Trapper Creek Wilderness.  
Closest Towns: Stabler, WA; Carson, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information


From Carson, WA follow the Wind River Road north for about 13.5 miles. Then take a left on Mineral Springs Road (Forest Road 3065). Take the first right on Forest Road 5401 and follow it for about a half of a mile to the trailhead.

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