Olympia, WA 98512
- 4.4 miles
- Trailhead Elevation:
- 1800 feet
- Spring to Winter
This way trail is nomore than a path established by hikers and fishermen over the years. It is not maintained.The elevation gain on this trail is deceiving as it climbs up steeply, then down, then up again andthen down to the lakes. It is well established to Huckleberry Creek, but beyond this point it becomes steep and difficult to follow. Becauseof the primitive characteristics of this trail, it isstrongly recommended that boots with lug solesand high tops be worn when hiking this trail.
There is ample parking on bothsides of the bridge. There is a toilet, but no potable water.
Dense conifer forest and mountain lakes.
Fishing, hiking, scenery, views of the Sawtooth Mountain Range, backpacking,climbing and wilderness camping. Practice LEAVENO TRACE techniques during your trip.
Motorized vehicles, mountain bikesand stock are prohibited. Fires above 3,500 feetelevation and groups consisting of more than 12people are prohibited within Mt. SkokomishWilderness. Campfires at Mildred Lakes areprohibited.
Map + Directions
Travel US Highway 101 to FS Road#25 (Hamma Hamma Recreation Area) 14 milesnorth of Hoodsport. Turn left on to FS Rd. #25,follow for 14 miles to the end of the road and theMildred Lakes Trailhead. Road #25 is paved forfirst 8 miles.