Blue Creek Trail #1426

  

This trail provides access to Two Little Lakes and many meadows. It also offers an opportunity for a loop trip along the Mad River Trail #1409.1.

This trail has a seasonal closure to horses, motorbikes and mountain bikes mid-October through mid-July depending upon trail conditions. The area is also closed to off trail travel a quarter of a mile on each side of the trail.

These Upper Mad River Trails are CLOSED to wheeled travel and pack and saddle stock until posted open.

  • Upper Mad River #1409.1 
  • Alder Ridge #1523  
  • Upper Chickamin #1561
  • Blue Creek #1426

The annual seasonal closure is to protect natural resources, minimize damage to trails, and maintain quality trail systems. The seasonal closure protects trails from damage caused by wheeled and stock travel on muddy trails. When closed, the trails are open to hikers only. Trails are usually opened to wheeled and stock travel in mid July.

Call the Entiat Ranger Station for the latest conditions at 509-784-4700.

At a Glance

Best Season: August/Sept
Restrictions: The area 0.25 miles on each side of the trail is closed to off-trail travel by motorized trail bikes.

General Information

Directions:

Access from Upper Mad River Trailhead


Activities


Bicycling

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Hiking

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Day Hiking

Backpacking


Horse Riding & Camping

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