Yellowjacket Sno-Park

Forested Yellowjacket Sno-Park gives access to snowmobile trails in Hart's Pass and Blackpine Basin areas. These trails have scenic views.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: 3/4/15 - Open, but snow is melted out of sno-park. On the trail from Yellowjacket Sno-Park to Hart's Pass the road is melting and getting bare around Dead Horse Point. For current online snowmobile trail grooming schedul information go to:
Area Amenities: Toilets,Parking
Fees: Current Washington State Sno-Park Permit required in November througn March.
Open Season: December
Usage: Light
Best Season: January-February
Busiest Season: January
Closest Towns: Mazama, Washington
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Operated By: Washington State
Information Center: Methow Valley Ranger District, 24 West Chewuch Road, Winthrop, WA 98862  509-996-4000

General Information


From Winthrop, drive west 15 miles on State Route 20, turn right on Lost River Road (county road 9140), follow road 6.5 miles to Yellowjacket Sno-Park on the right. 

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


XC Skiing/Snowshoeing



Parking: plowed parking in winter
Toilets: at trailhead only