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  • High point: 4700 ft
  • Low point: 2900 ft
  • Total Length: 5.5 Miles
  • Effective Length:8. Miles
  • Horses Perimiited: YES
  • Bicycles Permitted: NO
  • Motorcycles Permitted: NO
  • Seaons: Summer,Fall
  • Text Source:Cle Elum Range District Trail Guide
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TRAILHEAD ACCESS: No road access, use either Waptus River #13 10 or Cathedral Rock Trail #1345.

TRAIL: From the south, the trail begins at Waptus River Trail #1310, immediately crosses Waptus River at a good ford and begins a gradual ascent that steepens and has several switchbacks, again becoming a gradual ascent as it passes through the Trail Creek headwaters and passes above Squitch Lake, ending at Cathedral Rock Trail #1345. The trail is in good condition.

SETTING: Relatively young timber as the result of a large fire approximately 100 years ago, dry and wet meadows, stream, marshy pond.

OPPORTUNITIES: Hiking, horseback riding, viewing scenery, fishing, hunting, camping.

OTHER TRAILS: Waptus River #1310, Michael Lake #1336, Cathedral Rock #1345.
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Gregg Petrie 2000