NORTH FORK - trail status as of 4:56AM Mountain Time on 6-26-2022
Akokala Creek Trail
North Fork Road to Akokala Lake Trail Jct. / 6.6 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/2/22 per 250

Projected installation of Akokala Creek Suspension Bridge: Complete 5/27/22 per 250


Akokala Lake Trail
Foot of Bowman Lake - Akokala Lake/ 5.8 mi.
Initial Clearing Projected: Complete 6/4/22 per 250

Projected Installation Akokala Creek Suspension Bridge : Complete 6/4/22per 250


Boulder Pass Trail
Foot of Kintla Lake - Upper Kintla Campground/ 11.6

Projected initial clearing date: Complete 5/18/22 per 250

Minimal downed trees, trail is clear 6/5/22 per 224-Steffe


Upper Kintla Campground - Boulder Pass/ 6.1
Initial Clearing Projected: Cleared to snowline 1 mi. above CG 5/18/22 per 250


Bowman Lake Trail
Foot of Bowman Lake - Bowman Lake Campground/ 7.1 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: Complete 6/3/22 per 250

As of 6/9, there were about 12-13 trees down between jct with Numa Lookout trail and campground at head of lake. per 624 Tumolo


Bowman Lake Campground - Brown Pass/ 6.7 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/28/22 per 250

Multiple washouts between Bowman CG and Pocket Creek. Bridges out at Pocket and Bowman confluence. Expect difficult creek crossings and navigation. 6/10/22 per 250

29 tress down after Pocket Creek 6/8/22 per 323


Dutch Lake Trail
North Fork Road to Dutch Lake / 12.3 mi.
Initial clearing scheduled: 7/15/22 per 250


Hidden Meadow
North Fork Road to Hidden Meadow / 1.2 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: Complete 5/27/22 per 250


Logging Lake Trail
Logging Ranger Station - Foot of Logging Lake/ 4.4 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 5/27/22 per 250

Clear of snow, clear of trees: 5/27/22 per 224-Steffe


Foot of Logging Lake - Head of Logging Lake/ 7.0 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/9/22 per 250

Clear of snow, 15-20 downed trees: 5/27/22 per 224-Steffe


Head of Logging Lake - Grace Lake/ 1.4 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 6/10/22 per 250

Clear of snow, over 20 downed trees: 5/27/22 per 224-Steffe


Numa Lookout Trail
Bowman Lake Trail - Numa Lookout/ 4.9 mi.
Initial Clearing Projected: 6/2/22 per 250

Last mile before lookout tower 100% covered in deep snow. Route finding skills and ice axe recommended. Pit toilet at the lookout was destroyed by a storm over the winter. 55 trees down. 06/09/22 per 321


Quartz Creek
North Fork Road to Lower Quartz Lake / 6.9 mi.
Initial Clearing Projected: 7/14/22 per 250


Quartz Lake Loop
Bowman Lake - Quartz Lake (via Cerulean Ridge)/ 5.8 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: Complete 6/10/22 per 250


Bowman Lake - Lower Quartz Lake (via Quartz Ridge)/ 3.1 m
Projected initial clearing date: 5/27/22 per 250

40 trees down. Some flooding and small snow patches on section from the ridge down to Lower Quartz. Bridge over Quartz Creek hand rail needs repair but is passable. 5/28/2022 per 318 Voorhees


Lower Quartz Lake - Quartz Lake/ 3.1 mi.
Projected initial clearing date: 5/27/22 per 250

45 trees down. Minor flooding on trail. 5/28/2022 per 318 Voorhees


Trails to Kishnehn Ranger Station
North Fork Road to Kishenehn Ranger Station / 4.8 mi.
Initial Clearing Projected: Winter Status 8/16/22 per 250

More than 20 downed trees, high stream crossings 6/5/22 per 224-Steffe


Kishenehn Ranger Station to NW International Boundary /4.0mi
Projected Initial Clearing Projected: 8/30/22 per 250


Kishnehn Ranger Station to Kintla Lake / 7.1
Projected initial clearing date: 8/31/22 per 250



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