Forest Road 80 and 8040

Area Status: Not Cleared

FR 80 is a paved road leading to FR 8040 which is gravel.  Popular recreation areas along this route include South Climb Trailhead, Mt. Adams Horse Camp, Morrison Creek Campground and the Cold Springs burn.  

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 5/52021: Road to South Climb trailhead is snow covered four to five miles below TH for South Climb. Road is muddy and rutted. High Clearance is recommended. It is typically not possible to drive to the trailhead until late May. The Mt. Adams Climbing permit system changed last season to online purchase only. Purchase your digital pass at Purchase your pass before coming to Trout Lake because the area lacks cell coverage. A climbing pass is required May 1 - Sept. 30. Contact the Mt. Adams Ranger District 509-395-3402 for further information or visit our Gifford Pinchot NF website


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