Wolf Creek Trailhead


Forested trailhead gives access to Wolf Creek Trail #527 within Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current conditions information
Fees No fee
Permit Info: No pernit required.
Open Season: June
Usage: Light
Best Season: July
Busiest Season: July
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply Certified weed free hay required on national forest land. (proccessed grain okay).
Closest Towns: Winthrop, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: No pass required.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Methow Valley Ranger District.  509 996-4000

General Information


From Winthrop drive State Route 20 to bridge crossing Methow River on south end of town. Cross the Methow River bridge and turn right onto Twin Lakes Road (county road 9120). Drive 1.5 miles and turn right onto Wolf Creek Road (county road 1131). Drive 4.5 miles, turn right onto graveled Left Fork Wolf Creek Road (county road 1145) drive 0.25 mile and go straight onto graveled Forest Service Road 5505 and follow road about 4.5 miles, turn to left downhill to the signed Wolf Creek trailhead.

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