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Twisp River Sno-Park

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Forested Sno-Park parking gives access to groomed snowmobile trails around Twisp River area from Dec. 1st to April 1st. When snow melts out, this parking area gives access to the Twisp River Trail #440, going the length of Twisp River, 15 miles, to Gilbert Trailhead near North Creek.


At a Glance

Current Conditions: Open.
Area Amenities: Toilets
Fees A current Washington State Sno-Park pass is required from December 1 to April 1
Open Season: December 1
Usage: Light
Best Season: winter
Busiest Season: winter
Closest Towns: Twisp, WA
Water: No
Restroom: Vault Toilet (1)
Passes: A current Washington State Sno-Park pass is required from December 1 to April 1. No pass required in summer.
Operated By: Washington State
Information Center: Methow Valley Ranger District 24 West Chewuch Road Winthrop, WA 98862 (509) 996-4000

General Information


From Twisp, Washington, drive west on Twisp River Road (Okanogan County Road 9114),at about 10 miles turn left onto Buttermilk Creek Road (county road 1090) which crosses a bridge across Twisp River, follow the road to the right onto the road that becomes Forest Service Road #4420 to Twisp River Sno-Park, about 2.5 miles from bridge.

General Notes:



Plowed for snowmobile parking throughout the winter.


Plowed to Sno-Park in winter months

Recreation Map

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Plowed parking area large enough for snowmobile trailers. Groomed snowmobile trails available to the end of Twisp River on both sides of Twisp River.

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

No groomed cross-country skiing or snow-shoeing trails.


Toilets vault toilets