Mt. Misery Trail #3113


Area Status: Open

This trail is within Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness. It begins at Diamond Trailhead and ends at Teepee Trailhead. It is a well maintained and easily traveled ridge-top trail with multiple view points.

There are many more opportunities to enjoy the view of the Wenaha-Tucannon Wilderness from Horse Ridge over to Oregon Butte. While at Oregon Butte, make your way out to the Oregon Butte Lookout for a spectacular 360 degree view.

Note: This is one of the first snow hit areas on the District and may be hazardous to get out of the trailheads in the fall. 

At a Glance

Current Conditions: Cleared July 2020. Forest trails are not maintained and typically not accessible from late fall through late spring due to snow. Please call the local Ranger District Office for up-to-date information.
Open Season: June - November
Usage: Light-Medium
Restrictions: Wilderness restrictions apply
  • Trail closed to all motorized and mechanized equipment, including mountain bikes and carts.
  • Weed-free feed is required for stock animals.
Closest Towns: Pomeroy, WA; Dayton, WA
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass is required at Teepee trailhead.
Information Center: Pomeroy Ranger District 

General Information

Directions:

East accessDiamond Trailhead.

West access: Teepee Trailhead.


Activities

Day Hiking

See activity description under Backpacking.
Difficulty Level: More Difficult

Backpacking

Right from either trailhead, a beautiful view allows the visitor to say, "It was worth making the trip!" Along the trail, there are many more opportunities to enjoy the view of the Wenaha - Tucannon Wilderness from Horse Ridge over to Oregon Butte.

While at Oregon Butte, make your way out to the Lookout and have a spectacular 360 degree view. Hunters should be aware that this is one of the first snow hit areas on the District and it is hazardous to get out of the trailhead at this time of the year.

Open to foot and horseback travel only. Practice Leave-No-Trace camping ethics. Pack all garbage out.

Difficulty Level: More Difficult

Horse Riding

There are many sites easily accessible for camping with springs near by for watering stock along the way. See activity description under Backpacking.

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
16.0 miles

  Elevation : 
5400 - 6401