Snowy Creek Trail #1531

This trail accesses the Nason Ridge Trail #1583 and is often used to reach the former Rock Mountain Lookout site.  It climbs on moderate grades to a small meadow near the base of Rock Mountain.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: See Current conditions information 
Restrictions: Non-Motorized trail.
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA

General Information

General Notes:

Green Trails Map - #145 Wenatchee Lake

USGS Map - Mount Howard/Labyrinth Mountain, WA


The trail begins at the Snowy Creek Trailhead located 3.5 miles up Snowy Creek Road #6705 from Smithbrook Road #6700. The trail ends at the Nason Ridge Trail #1583.

From Leavenworth, WA take US-2 northwest for 31 miles. Then turn right on Smithbrook Road, Forest Road #6700, and travel 6 miles to a junction with Forest Road #6705. Continue on Forest Road #6705 the trailhead. 

The trail may also be accessed from the old trailhead located 7 miles up Smithbrook-Rainy Creek Road #6700 from Highway 2. This trailhead is at 2900' elevation and adds 1 mile of trail to reach the main trailhead.

Recreation Map

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Mountain Biking

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  Area/Length : 
1.2 miles

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  Elevation : 
3500' - 3900'