Tubal Cain Trail #840


Tubal Cain Trail vicinity map within the Dungeness area

Tubal Cain Trail vicinity map within the Dungeness area.


Tubal Cain Trail

This 8.6 mile trail within Buckhorn Wilderness travels through conifer forest to a historic mine site. Remnants of historic Tubal Cain copper and manganese mine are visible on this trail. You can take a side spur trail up the Tull Canyon Trail to the site of a 1952 B-17 crash site. Continuing on the original trail cross a creek and switchback up alpine meadows to Buckhorn Lake. Continue past the lake, to Marmot Pass for ridge line views and mountain scenery.

At Marmot Pass there are junctions with Upper Dungeness Trail #833.2 and Upper Big Quilcene Trail #833

View a printable opportunity guide: Tubal Cain Trail #840 (PDF File)

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 4/13/2019: Intermittent snow first three miles, easy to lose trail near the mine.
Open Season: Early Summer
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply.
Closest Towns: Sequim, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Hood Canal Ranger District, Quilcene Office

General Information


Access from Tubal Cain Trailhead.

General Notes:

In the upper reaches of Tubal Cain Trail with views of the surrounding area

Tubal Cain Trail - June 2017

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