Goat Creek Trail #959


Within William O. Douglas Wilderness. For a gradual elevation gain at a steady pace, this trail starts at Goat Creek off Bumping Road and goes through subtle vegetation changes to American Ridge Trail 958Goat Peak side trail provides great views.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Wilderness permits are required. The self-issuing permits are free and available at trailheads.
Best Season: Summer/Fall
Busiest Season: Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Naches, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Naches Ranger District, (509) 653 1401

General Information


From Naches, WA travel west on Highway 12 for 4.4 miles. Continue straight onto Highway 410 W for 27.5 miles. Turn left onto Bumping River Rd / Forest Road 1800 and travel 5.9 miles to trailhead which is on right side of road, near Cougar Flat Campground.

General Notes:

No facilities


Parking for five cars

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