Slab Camp Trail #838


Slab Camp Trail #838 and Deer Ridge Trail #846 Map.

Slab Camp Trail #838 and Deer Ridge Trail #846 Map. Also shows Ned Hill Trail #837.

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Blue Mountain and others from the Slab Camp Trail

This 3.1 mile forested trail within the northern area of Buckhorn Wilderness follows Slab Camp Creek to Gray Wolf River where it connects to the  Gray Wolf Trail #834.2 - Upper and follows it 5.8 miles to the Olympic National Park boundary.

Alert! Stock users should use extreme caution when fording river with stock.

View a printable recreation opportunity guide: Slab Camp Trail #838 (PDF File)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 5/2/2018: Visitor report that the trail is in OK shape and easily passable for the average hiker to Slide Camp. One small rotten log across the trail close to the trailhead. The approximately 10 other logs and rocks across the trail started about 1/4 mile after crossing the Greywolf River and stopped about 1/2 mile before Slide Camp.
    Users are unable to access the lower portion of Gray Wolf Trail #834 due to a slide about 1 mile north of the Slab Camp junction with the Gray Wolf Trail.
    Permit Info: Permits are required for all overnight trips into the Olympic National Park backcountry.
    Open Season: Late Spring
    Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
    Closest Towns: Sequim, WA
    Operated By: Forest Service
    Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene Office

    General Information


    Access from Slab Camp/Deer Ridge Trailhead.



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