Naches Ranger District


Clear Creek Falls

The Naches Ranger District encompasses approximately 518,000 acres and extends from the near the town of Naches to the crest of the Cascades in the William O. Douglas, Norse Peak, Goat Rocks Wilderness and White Pass areas. It is bordered by the Cle Elum Ranger District to the north along the Manastash Ridge divide and by the Yakama Indian Nation to the south and Mt. Rainier National Park to the west.To the west of the district is the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Mt. Rainier National Park, and Gifford Pinchot National Forest. 

2012 Flood Repair Projects on Naches and Cle Elum Ranger Districts [PDF: 6 pages, 800 kb]

See the Washington State Snowmobile SnoParks site or Non-Motorized SnoParks site for Naches area which has maps and information about groomed trails, passes you will need (Discover or SnoPark pass) and other updates.

For information about our fire program check out Naches Fire Management 

New! Naches Recreation Management and Volunteer opportunities

At a Glance

Current Conditions: See the Naches Ranger District Recreation/Roads Report
Closest Towns: Naches, WA
Passes: Some trailheads require a valid recreation pass. Check our Recreation Passes and Permits page for details.

General Information


10237 Highway 12
Naches, WA 98937
(509) 653-1401 (Voice/TTY)
Fax: (509) 653-2638

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Summer Homes

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information



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Camping & Cabins

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Day Hiking

Areas for Day Hiking at Naches Ranger District


Areas for Backpacking at Naches Ranger District

Horse Riding & Camping

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Nature Viewing

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OHV Riding & Camping

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Other Activities

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Outdoor Learning

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Water Activities

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Winter Sports

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