Stafford Creek Trailhead


Trailhead for Stafford Creek Trail and access to Navajo Pass and Peak.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Snowbound
Operational Hours: mid-May through late October
Fees $5/Vehicle/day or Recreation Pass required at trailhead. Day passes are available at trailhead. Discover Pass not valid on National Forest Land.
Permit Info: Free use Wilderness Permit if entering Alpine Lakes Wilderness. Available at trailhead. 
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment. $5.00 per day per vehicle.  Fee tub on site. 
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Cle Elum Ranger District

General Information


From Cle Elum, WA take Highway 903 east for about 2 miles then continue straight onto Highway 10 /970 and follow for 6.5 miles. Turn left onto Teanaway Road and travel 7.3 miles. Then continue another 6 miles on Teanaway Road North Fork. Go right on Forest Road 9737 and follow for 1.3 miles. Then go right onto Forest Road 9703 and travel 3 miles to the trailhead.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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