Basin Trail #987

This trail is within Norse Peak Wilderness. It begins at Union Creek Trail #956 (Crown Point) and ends at Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000 (Norse Peak).  Provides access to Basin Lake via Basin Lake Trail #987A.

Short stretches of trail have steep side-slopes and more steep pitches.  Length 2.5 miles

At a Glance

Permit Info:  Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Naches
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Naches Ranger District.

General Information


Access from State Route 410 to Forest Service Road 462 to Morse Creek Trailhead.


Day Hiking


Horse Riding