Trail #227A Independence Ridge

  

Independence Pass Trail has experienced significant washouts- visitors cannot safely hike beyond the first 1.5 miles of the trail from the Independence Pass trailhead and will be unable to connect with the Boundary Trail

Independence Ridge Trail #227A is a 1.3 mile connector trail between Independence Pass Trail #227 and Boundary Trail #1 at Norway Pass.

At a Glance

Current Conditions:
  • Independence Pass Trail has experienced significant washouts- visitors cannot safely hike beyond the firstĀ 1.5 milesĀ of the trail from the Independence Pass trailhead and will be unable to connect with the Boundary Trail.
Forest Road 99 is gated for the winter just past Wakepish Sno-Park. The road normally reopens around the end of June.
Fees $5/vehicle/day or a valid Recreation Pass required at Independence Pass Trailhead. See Mount St. Helens Map for fee and payment sites.
Permit Info: Mount Margaret Backcountry Permit required for overnight camping in the Mount Margaret Backcountry.
Usage: Light-Medium
Closest Towns: Cougar, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center:

General Information

Directions:

Independence Pass Trailhead


Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.3 miles

 

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