Phelps Creek Trailhead


This trailhead provides access to the Phelps Creek Trail #1511 which enters Glacier Peak Wilderness at 2.6 miles.

This trailhead also accesses Carne Mountain Trail #1508.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: The roads accessing trailhead (Chiwawa River Road and Phelps Creek Road) are very rough and may not be suitable for low clearance vehicles. Approximately 14 miles of rough dirt road.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Information Center: Wenatchee Ranger District

General Information


From Leavenworth, WA, head north on US-2 West for 15 miles. Then turn right on WA-207 North and go 4.4 miles. Go right on Chiwawa Loop Road and stay right at the intersection. Then take the second left onto Chiwawa River Road/Forest Road 6200 and follow it for about 22 miles. Road becomes gravel/dirt at 11 mile point. Continue another 11 miles. Take a slight right onto Phelps Creek Road and go 2.3 miles. The trailhead is located at the end of Phelps Creek Road/Forest Road 6211.

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