Heather Lake Trail #1526


This heavily used trail, popular with day hikers, has moderate to steep grades. The trail travels through Henry M. Jackson Wilderness to Heather Lake in a little more than 3 miles.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: See Current conditions information 
Fees $5 per vehicle/per day or valid Recreation Pass may be used 
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Hiker only trail. Campfires are prohibited at Heather and Glasses Lakes. Wilderness regulations apply.
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Information Center: Wenatchee River Ranger District.

General Information

General Notes:

Green Trails Map - #144 Benchmark Mtn.

USGS Map - Labryinth Mountain/Captain Point


The trail begins at the Heather Lake Trailhead.  From Leavenworth, WA travel north on US-2 for 15 miles then take WA-207 N and follow for 10.5 miles past Wenatchee Lake. Then take a slight left on Wenatchee River Road (Forest Road 6500) and follow for 6 miles. Then stay left on Forest Road 6701 (Theseus Creek Road) and follow for about .4 miles. Then stay right on forest Road 6701 and follow for 4.5 miles then go left on the 6701-400 spur. Follow the 6701-400 spur about 2.5 miles to the trailhead.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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