Libby Lake Trailhead


Provides access to: Libby Creek Trail #415 which accesses Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness.

This trailhead offers roadside parking at the end of the road.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Current conditions information
Fees No fee.
Open Season: May
Best Season: August
Busiest Season: August
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply within Lake Chelan-Sawtooth Wilderness.  Certified weed-free hay required on national forest land (processed grain okay).
Closest Towns: Twisp, WA
Water: No
Restroom: No
Passes: No pass required.
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Methow Valley Ranger District

General Information


From Twisp take State Route 20 east for 3 miles to State Route 153. Turn right onto Libby Creek Road (County Road 1045). Travel on County Road 1045 until you reach Forest Service Road 43, turn left and travel about 5.5 miles, then turn left again on Forest Service Road 4340 for 1.5 miles, then turn right on to Forest Service Road 4340-700 for another 1.5 miles. Finally, turn left onto Forest Service Road 4340-750 to the trailhead at the end of the road.

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