Mt. Townsend Trail #839


Little Quilcene Trail #835 Map.

Little Quilcene Trail #835 area map. Also shows Silver Lakes Trail #842 and Mt. Townsend Trail #839.

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Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trail within Buckhorn Wilderness is heavily wooded the first few miles and opens up to meadows and spectacular mountain views.

Trail grade is 20% first 3 miles to within 0.5 mile of summit. Mt. Townsend is a long broad summit. The trail along the summit ranges from flat up to 8% grades.

At a Glance

Open Season: Early Summer
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply.
  • Notice: This trail is within a watershed that provides drinking water to residents of Eastern Jefferson County. Please follow these guidelines.
  • Other know before you go tips.
Closest Towns: Quilcene, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene Office

General Information


Access from: Mt. Townsend Lower Trailhead or Mt. Townsend Upper Trailhead.



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