Moore Point Trail #1247.1

  

The Moore Point Trail connects the Lakeshore Trail to the Moore Point Campground and Moore Point Dock. This short trail winds through the timber and through the old Moore Point hotel site.

At a Glance

Closest Towns: Stehekin, WA
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

General Notes:

The majority of The Chelan Ranger District hiking and camping areas are only accessible by boat or ferry. The Lady of the Lake provides up lake travel from Chelan to Stehekin with stops available at Fields Point, Prince Creek, Moore Point, and Lucerne. Please check their website for availability, fees, and scheduling.

Please Note:  Drop off stops at Prince Creek and Moore Point are by request only. If you are at Prince Creek or Moore Point waiting to be picked up, “flagging” down the boat may be necessary.

Using a personal boat is another option to get to this trail by docking at Lucerne or Refrigerator Harbor Forest Service Docks. There is a Fee involved for using these docks.


Parking:

There are two main parking areas (for a fee) for up lake travel when using the Lady of the Lake services.  The Boat company dock in Chelan and Field’s Point Landing, located 17 miles out of Chelan on the South Shore road.

Field's Point Fees:

Day Use 3-12 hours: $5.00

Over Night: $7.00

5-7 Days: $30.00


Directions:

From Chelan, boat approximately 42 miles up lake to Moore Point Campground on the north shore.

OR

From Chelan, travel south on Highway 97A for 3 miles. Turn right onto Southshore Road and go approximately 17 miles to Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park. From the Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park boat launch, boat approximately 24 miles to Moore Point Campground on the north shore.

Notes:
The Lady of the Lake provides passenger ferry service from Chelan to Stehekin with stops available at Fields Point, Prince Creek, Moore Point, and Lucerne. Please check their website for availability, fees, and scheduling: ladyofthelake.com.

Twenty-Five Mile Creek State Park is a popular boat launch for accessing many up lake recreation sites via personal boat. Please check their website for amenities, fees, and schedule: parks.wa.gov/293/Twenty-Five-Mile-Creek


Activities


Hiking

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Day Hiking

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Safety Information

This area was burned in the 2001 Rex Creek Fire.

Areas impacted by fire create safety hazard for visitors in the woods. Tree can be weakened by fire and are prone to fall during wind events. Trees may appear solid yet their root systems may have been burned. Please be careful and aware of your surrounding when traveling and camping in fire impacted areas.


Backpacking


Horse Riding & Camping

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