Heliotrope Ridge Trailhead

Area Status: Not Cleared

Provides access to: Heliotrope Ridge Trail 677. This trail enters Mt. Baker Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Limited Access
Fees: $5/vehicle/day
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Summer/Fall
Restrictions:  Wilderness regulations apply within Mt. Baker Wilderness.
Closest Towns: Glacier, Washington
Water: No potable water.
Restroom: Vault toilets at trailhead.
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Information Center: Check current conditions or call Mt. Baker Ranger District office or Glacier Public Service Center.  

General Information


30 parking spaces available.


30 parking spaces available.


From the Glacier Public Service Center in Glacier, Washington travel east on the Mt. Baker Highway 542 for approximately 1 mile to Glacier Creek Road (Forest Service road 39). Turn right onto Forest Service road 39 and travel 8 miles. The trailhead and parking area are located on the left side of the road.

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