Trail #1E Harry's Ridge

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Harry's Ridge Trail #1E is an .08 mile spur trail off the Boundary Trail #1 that provides outstanding views of Spirit Lake and Mount St. Helens. It is one of the most popular day hikes in the area. Round trip from Johnston Ridge Observatory is approximately 8 miles. Difficulty level- moderate.

From Boundary Trail #1 (area is unavailable) east for about 3 miles to the junction with Harry's Ridge Trail #1E. Turn right on Harry's Ridge Trail and climb for .08 miles to it's terminus on the ridge overlooking Spirit Lake to the east.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 07/10/2018: Likely totally snow free. Boundary trail to this trail snow-free.
Closest Towns: Castle Rock, WA
Water: Water at Johnston Ridge during season.
Restroom: Restrooms at Johnston Ridge during season.
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass is required at Johnston Ridge Observatory.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument

General Information


Boundary Ridge Trail #1 (area is unavailable) to Harry's Ridge Trail #1E.



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