Union Creek Trail #956

Area Status: Open

This trail accesses Norse Peak Wilderness. It is a popular short hike to scenic views of waterfalls along first part of this trail.  

Continuing on, steep side slopes in some sections make this trail challenging for stock.  Limited campsites along this trail. Intersects Basin Trail #987 before intersecting the Pacific Crest Trail at Crown Point.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer/Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Naches, WA
Restroom: Toilet at trailhead.
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass required at Union Creek trailhead.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Naches Ranger District.

General Information


Access from Union Creek Trailhead along State Route 410 west of Naches, WA.


Parking for six cars

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Day Hiking


Horse Riding