Blowout Mountain Trail #1318

Area Status: Not Cleared

The Blowout Mountain Trail begins at Forest Service Road 4110-119 and ends at Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail #2000.

SETTING: Ridgetops, old-growth trees, grassy hillsides, one clearcut.

Blowout Mountain Trail starts in a large clearcut, climbs into a timbered area switchbacking to the top of the highpoint, and descends along the ridgeline into a saddle. The trail then switchbacks uphill onto a shoulder ridge of Blowout Mountain and ends at the Pacific Crest Trail. The western 0.25 mile of the trail, from Manastash Ridge 1388 to Pacific Crest Trail, is closed to motorized use.

At a Glance

Fees No fees. No Northwest Forest Pass required on the roadside parking along FS Road 4110-119.
Open Season: summer
Usage: Medium
Best Season: late summer
Busiest Season: late summer
Restrictions: Quad use prohibited.
Closest Towns: Easton
Passes: No Northwest Forest Pass required.

General Information


Take I-90 Exit 62 (Stampede Pass Road), southwest on Road 54, south on Road 41, south on FS Road 4110, and west on 4110-119 to the trailhead (not suitable for passenger cars).


There is roadside parking for 5+ vehicles on FS Road 4110-119.

No facilities.



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Other than access to the Pacific Crest Trail #2000, short and dry, not often backpacked.

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Day Hiking

Provides a short hike access to great views of Blowout Mountain.

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Horse Riding & Camping

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OHV Riding & Camping

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