Trail #54 Buck Creek

 

Morrison Creek Area Trail Map

General trail guide for Morrison Creek Area in Mt Adams Vicinity. Trails include: Snipes Mountain #11, Gotchen Creek #40, Buck Creek #54, Pine Way #71, Cold Springs #72, Crofton Butte #73, and Salt Creek #75.

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This Trail Open to Hikers, Bikers and Equestrian Use.

This trail is a moderately low elevation trail that parallels the White Salmon River. The trail stays high above the river gorge with occasional viewpoints from the top.  A popular trail for horseback riders out of Mt Adams Horse Camp.

Most of the area is rocky and heavily forested. The trail has rolling grades and three stream crossings. This trail accesses Morrison Creek Trail #39 which accesses Mt Adams Wilderness. Nice views of the White Salmon River and bridges are available along the trail.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 5/02/2018: Trail has not been maintained yet this season.
Permit Info: Wilderness permit required when entering Mt. Adams Wilderness. Permits are free and self-issued at trailheads.
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Closed to All Motorized Use.
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District

General Information

Directions:

Lower Buck Creek Trailhead

or via Forest Road 8031-041 to the north.


Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Horse Riding

Recreation areas with activity Horse Riding:
See activity description under Backpacking.

Related Information

Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
2.4 miles

  Elevation : 
2600' - 3000'

 



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