Forest Road 85

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

FR 85 travels south from FR 52 near Big Creek Campground, to FR 47.  The road is paved from FR 52 for approximately 6 miles to the FR 8440 jct., then becomes gravel.

The road provides access to FR 8440 that goes to Highrock Lookout TH.

The road also takes you to areas of Huckleberry picking.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 5/25/2018: Open to the snow line at approximately 3800' to 4000'. Logging will begin in January. Open but very rough. High Clearance recommended. There is a washout at milepost 9.2 and one at milepost 9.4. Use not advised.
Closest Towns: Ashford, WA