5 miles
Distance
604 ft
Climb
-982 ft
Descent
01:01:06
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Howard Creek #1372 Trail

Details

  • Riding Area
    Table Mountain
    Ellensburg, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #42743 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    US Forest Service

Howard Creek Trail #1372 | Note: GPS track of this trail requested. Please upload or send to admins: boxxerace or jmahler


The Howard Creek Trail begins at Forest Road 9712 and ends at Naneum Creek Trail 1381.
The trailhead is at the highpoint of the trail. From here the trail descends along the headwaters of Howard Creek, crosses the creek, climbs to a bench, passes through several 1970s-era clearcuts, crosses Forest Road 3530 and continues west to its end at junction with Naneum Creek Trail 1381.

Access Info

From Highway 97 at Blewett Pass, go south on Forest Road 9716 to Forest Road 9712, east on 9712 about 4.25 miles past Haney Meadow and to the trailhead.

Disclaimer

ORV's allowed on this multi-use trail

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Howard Creek Trail #1372 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -379 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,043 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,565 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,565 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,186 ft
  • Grade
    -1.525%
  • Grade max
    -26.32%
  • Grade min
    16.772%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    128 ft
  • Avg time
    01:01:06
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on Jul 2, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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      Howard Creek... Trail Reports

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      Jul 2, 2018 @ 12:18am
      Jul 2, 2018
      The infamous Howard rocks are all there! I cleared a few small blowdowns
      Oct 1, 2017 @ 11:31pm
      Oct 1, 2017
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