Morse Creek Trailhead


Provides access to: Pacific Crest Trail #2000 and Norse Peak Wilderness via Union Creek Trail #956,  Basin Trail #987, and Basin Lake Trail #987A (accessed from Basin Trail #987).

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Norse Peak Wilderness. Camp at least 100 feet from lake shores and the Pacific Crest Trail
Closest Towns: Enumclaw, WA; Naches, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Naches Ranger District.

General Information

Directions:

From Naches, WA travel west on Highway 12 for 4.4 miles. Continue straight onto Highway 410 W for 41.4 miles. Turn right (north) on Forest Road 462 and follow for 1.5 miles to trailhead.


Parking:

Dispersed camping, hitch rails, parking for two horse trailers and three cars.


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Day Hiking

Backpacking

Horse Riding