South Fork Tieton Trail #1120


Loop trail within Goats Rocks Wilderness starting at Conrad Meadows.  The first 4 miles through the meadows are flat terrain.  The trail then climbs 1600 feet and loops back through timber.  Heavily used by hikers and horses. 

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
  • Camping prohibited within 100 feet of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail and within 100 feet of lakes.
  • Shoe Lake basin and Snow Grass Flats are closed to camping and campfires; camping is available at Hidden Springs (about 1 mile west of Shoe Lake).
  • The Yakima Indian Reservation, bordering the Goat Rocks Wilderness on the southeast side, is closed to the general public except for the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail route  
Closest Towns: Naches, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Naches Ranger District, (509) 653 1401

General Information

Directions:

Access the trailhead from U.S. Highway 12 to the west entrance to the Tieton Road, 1200.  Drive to forest road 1000 and follow to end.


General Notes:

Toilet


Parking:

Parking for six cars, barrier free for three cars.


Activities

Day Hiking

Backpacking

Horse Riding

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
11.4 miles

  Elevation : 
4000 ft. - 5600 ft.