Chewuch Trailhead

Area Status: Not Cleared

This Trailhead allows access to the Pasayten Wilderness via the Cathedral Driveway Trail #510A which begins near the toilet facility.  This site also has 2 unloading ramps, 2 hitch rails, a bear-proof dumpster, 1 picnic table, and 1 fire ring.  A Northwest Forest Pass is required. 

Provides access to: Chewuch Trail #510, Cathedral Driveway Trail # 510A, and Basin Creek Trail #360 within Pasayten Wilderness.

At a Glance

Fees Northwest Forest Pass is required. $5/vehicle/day
Open Season: June
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Tonasket, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: Recreation Passes may be used as a form of fee payment.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Tonasket Ranger District,

General Information


From the town of Loomis, travel north on County road #9425 for 2 miles to junction of #9425 and County Road #4066. Turn West on County Road #4066 which becomes Forest Service Road #39. Drive on Forest Service Road #39 for 20 miles to junction of Forest Service Road #39 and Forest Service Road #3900-300. Travel on Forest Service Road #3900-300 for 3 miles to the Trailhead.

Recreation Map

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Day Hiking

Trailhead gives access Chewuch Trail #510, Cathedral Driveway Trail #510A, Basin Creek Trail #536, Tungsten Trail #534, Four Point Lake Trail #505, Boundary Trail #533 and Andrews Creek Trail #504.

Current Conditions: Snow covered (3/24/11)