Shoe Lake Trail #1119

  

Within Goat Rocks Wilderness within Shoe Lakes Basin. 

The basin is closed to camping and fires.  Lakeshore and camping restorations are in progress. 

Access from Hidden Springs Trail #1117 or Pacific Crest Trail #2000

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
  • Camping prohibited within 100 feet of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail and within 100 feet of lakes.
  • Shoe Lake basin and Snow Grass Flats are closed to camping and campfires; camping is available at Hidden Springs (about 1 mile west of Shoe Lake).
  • The Yakima Indian Reservation, bordering the Goat Rocks Wilderness on the southeast side, is closed to the general public except for the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail route  
Closest Towns: Naches, WA
Water: Stock water
Restroom: No
Passes: Some trailheads require a valid recreation pass. Check our Recreation Passes and Permits page for details.
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions:

Access Shoe Lake Trail from Pacifc Crest Trailhead South which is located east of Packwood, WA and 1/4 mile east of the summit off U.S. Highway 12.


General Notes:

Horse ramp, no campsites, stock water available


Parking:

Parking for two horse trailers and four vehicles


Activities


Hiking

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Horse Riding & Camping

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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
1.8 miles

  Elevation : 
6000 ft. - 6700 ft.

 

Practice Physical Distancing

Recreate Responsibly


cathole graphic with trowel

Going Number 1 & 2 in the Forest


Fire danger animated graphic

Fire Danger


Recreation App Available

Download Our New Official Recreation App!


No Drone Zone sign

No Drones in Wilderness Areas


Wheelchair at Washington Pass Viewpoint

Wheelchair Accessible Trails


Enchantments Permit Information [link]

Enchantments Permit Information


Okanogan-Wenatchee NF vicinity map

Forest general vicinity map Link opens in a Pdf Document


Outdoor Essentials poster

Outdoor Essentials Link opens in a Pdf Document


Outdoor Essentials poster

Outdoor Essentials in Spanish Link opens in a Pdf Document


Outdoor Essentials poster

Outdoor Essentials in Russian Link opens in a Pdf Document

 



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