Hereford Meadows Trail #1207

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

The Hereford Meadows Trail begins at Shoestring Lake Trail #1385 and ends at Manastash Ridge Trail #4W306.

From the trailhead, which is at a high elevation, approximately one mile from Quartz Mountain, the trail generally descends south to the junction with Shoestring Lake Trail 1385. The trail somewhat parallels South Fork Manastash Creek but is seldom within sight of the creek.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Opens for motorized use June 15, 2017
Operational Hours: Closed to motorized use yearly April 1 through June 15. Trail may open prior to June 15 is conditions permit. It will be posted both on the ground and on this site if an early opening does occur.

General Information


From I-90 take exit 101. Turn south, travel 2 miles, turn right on Cove Road. Continue 4 miles to Manastash Road. Turn right on Manastash Road, which becomes FS Road 3100. Trailhead is at end of road.


The trailhead is undeveloped, but there is room for 5 or more vehicles.



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Difficulty Level: Moderate

Day Hiking

Difficulty Level: Moderate

Horse Riding & Camping

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