089 - GRANITE FALLS
EMERGENCIES: In case of emergency, call 911. Area map shows the location of the nearest phone.
Site Location: Site is north of trail in a spruce/fir forest at west edge of a wet sedge meadow about 0.1 miles upstream from Granite Falls. A wood sign indicates the path to the site; the path may be marked by red arrowheads on trees. Camp safely away from standing dead trees, as near as is safely possible to the silver metal arrowhead.
Number of Sites: 2
Elevation: 9,840 feet
Distance: 5.4 miles from Green Mountain TH, 8 miles from Tonahutu TH
Approximate Travel Time: 5 to 6 hours from Green Mountain TH, 7 to 8 hours from Tonahutu TH
Elevation Change: 1,040 feet gain from Green Mountain TH, 1,300 feet gain from Tonahutu TH
Privy: NO--Use pack in and pack out human waste bags.
Water Source: Water is available from creek. Boil or adequately treat all water.
To Reach the Trailhead (TH): Green Mountain TH: From Kawuneeche Visitor Center follow Hwy 34 north approximately 3.1 miles to the TH which is on the right side of Hwy 34.
Last updated: August 15, 2023