Jolly Mountain Trail #1307

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

The Jolly Mountain Trail begins at Cayuse Campground and ends at Yellow Hill Trail #1222.

Climbs steadily through clearcuts with numerous switchbacks, crossing Salmon La Sac Creek at about 3 miles. At the junction with Sasse Ridge Trail 1340, trail turns left and follows the ridge top, until the final ascent of Jolly Mountain, which includes a number of switchbacks. This is a fair trail, but it does climb very steadily. For most of the summer, Salmon La Sac Creek is the only water. Early in the season there will be snow banks on Jolly Mountain.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Use caution in this area. Watch for hazards associated with recent fire activity.
Operational Hours: Closed to motorized use yearly April 1 through June 15. Trail may open prior to June 15 is conditions permit. It will be posted both on the ground and on this site if an early opening does occur.

General Information

Directions:

From Cle Elum take Highway 903 north to Lake Cle Elum, continue on county road to Cayuse Campground, which is to the right just before the Salmon La Sac Guard Station. Trailhead is at the back end of the campground. Total distance from Cle Elum about 17 miles.


Activities


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Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Moderate

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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
6.2 miles

 

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