3 miles
418 ft
-2,122 ft
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Vanson Ridge TR#213A Trail


  • Riding Area
    Mt. Saint Helens
    Cougar, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

This 3.3 mile trail starts at a junction with Goat Mountain Trail #217, just north of Vanson Lake, and runs south to tie in with Green River Trail #213 west of Green River Horse Camp creating a loop option.
Expect grades of 20 to 30 percent. Features include views of the Green River and dense conifer forests.
Special Conditions: Wet in the spring.


This trail is open to hiker, horse and bicycle use.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Vanson Ridge TR#213A bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,704 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,422 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,125 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,125 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,422 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,198 ft
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    217 ft
  • Avg time
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on Jul 22, 2018
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to vanson-ridge-tr-213a trailhead (46.408250, -122.160360)
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Vanson Ridge TR#213A Trail Reports

Jul 22, 2018 @ 8:06pm
Jul 22, 2018
All clear. Trail gnomes did some good work. Still some dead brush and sticks scattered in the trail in places from all of the work but clear all...
Sep 20, 2017 @ 9:29pm
Sep 20, 2017
Numerous blowdowns but not terrible compared to the Green river trail at the bottom
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