Leavenworth / Chelan

Antilon Lake Black Canyon Echo Valley South Fork Gold Creek Twentyfive Mile Creek Entiat River Mad River Fish Lake Lake Wenatchee Airstrip Snowmobile Sno-Parks in the Leavenworth / Chelan Area
  1. South Fork Gold Creek
  2. Black Canyon
  3. Antilon Lake
  4. Echo Valley
  5. Twentyfive Mile Creek
  6. Entiat River
  7. Fish Lake
  8. Lake Wenatchee Airstrip
  9. Mad River

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South Fork Gold Creek (PDF)

Lake Chelan Ranger District
Phone: 509-682-4900

Emergency Contact Info:
Okanogan County Sheriff’s Office
Phone: 509-422-7232

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Directions: Northwest of Pateros. Highway 153 northwest for 17 miles to County Road 1029. Turn left for .75 mile to County Road 1034. Turn left to USFS Road 4330 and turn left again. Go across bridge to end of plowed road.
Elevation: 2,140 feet
20 spaces.

Trails: 1.) 4330 / Fox Peak 2.) 8200 / Upper Grade Cr
Trail system 100 miles
Sanitary facilities along trail, snow shelter, scenic view points

Sno-Park Permit required November thru April or as posted

Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.

Please note:
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.

2020-2021SEASON GROOMING UPDATES:

2/27/21:Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8200,8020,8021,8210, up and out to Camas Trail intersection, then back and over Fox Pk. Then on to Cooper Mtn and down to Echo. 

2/24/21: 1 Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4010 up to Cooper Mtn. over to the Oss Peak Road. Then back and down to the Black Canyon Sno-Park.
 

2/20/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8020,8021,8210, up and over Fox Pk. Then on to Cooper Mtn and down Joe Cr to Antilon Lake Sno-Park, then back up and over to Echo.

Schedule for week of 2/15/21: 

North Shore
 Tuesday- Echo to South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Wednesday- South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park out to South Navarre and back Road#'s 4330, 8200
Friday- South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park to Echo, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Saturday- Echo to Fox Peak then back to Echo Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210
 

2/13/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8020,8021,8210, up and over Fox Pk. Then on to Cooper Mtn and down Joe Cr a couple miles, then back up and over to Echo. was extremely cold on top 0 at Fox Peak, -5 at 4:30 PM at Cooper Mtn. with 10 to 15 MPH winds

2/10/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330, 8200, up to the Grade Cr Rd out to South Navarre. Then back to the  South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.

2/9/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4010, 4330 up to Cooper Mtn. over to Black Canyon down it to the Sno-Park then back up and over to  
Fox Peak. Then down to the South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.
   

2/7/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, up to Cooper Mtn. on to Warming Hutt, then over to  Fox Peak. Back over Cooper Mtn, and down to Echo.
 

2/6/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8020,8021,8210, up and over Fox Pk. Then on to Cooper Mtn and down Joe Cr to about 1 mile above Antilon Sno-Park, then back up and over to Echo.

Schedule for week of 2/1/21: 

North Shore
Tuesday- Echo to South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Wednesday- South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park out to South Navarre and back Road#'s 4330, 8200
Friday- South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park to Echo, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
 Saturday- Echo to Fox Peak then back to Echo Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210

2/3/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330, 8200, up to the Grade Cr Rd out to South Navarre. Then back to the  South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.

2/2/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4010, 4330 up to Cooper Mtn. over to Black Canyon down it to the Sno-Park then back up and over to  Fox Peak. Then  down to the South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.

 
2/1/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, up to Cooper Mtn. on to Warming Hutt, then over to  Fox Peak. Back over to Joe Cr down it to Antilon Sno-Park, back up and over to Echo.

1/30/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8020,8021,8210,4010 up and over Fox Pk, on to the Warming Hut. Then down Black Canyon to Sno-Park, back up and over Cooper Mtn and down to Echo Sno-Park

1/28/21: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330, 8200, up to the Grade Cr Rd out to South Navarre. Then back to the  South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.
 

1/27/21: No grooming was done.

1/26/2021: 1 Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330 to top of Joe Cr. then down to Antilon Sno-Park then up to Cooper Mtn. over  to  Fox Peak. Then  down to the South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.
 

1/25/2021: Tuesday-Echo to South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Wednesday-South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park out to South Navarre and back Road#'s 4330, 8200
Friday-South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park to Echo, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Saturday-Echo to Fox Peak then back to Echo Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210
 

1/23/21:Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330,8020,8021,8210,4010 up and over Fox Pk, on to the Warming Hut. Then down Black Canyon to Sno-Park, back up and over Cooper Mtn, down Joe Cr turned around about 1 mile   above Antilon Sno-Park went back up and down to Echo Sno-Park.

1/22/2021: Groomer went out of South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, Road#'s 4330, 8200, up to the Grade Cr Rd and out to the Camas Trail. Then back to the South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park.

Got all the trees out to there.

1/21/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330 up to Cooper Mtn. on to Warming Hut, over to Fox Peak. Then down to Gold Cr Sno-Park.
 

1/20/21: Groomer went out of Echo Sno-Park, Road#s 8210, 8020,8021, over Cooper Mtn. to the Warming Hut. Then over to Fox Pk., then back to Echo Sno-Park.

Didn't make it to South Fork Gold Cr Sno-Park, took to long to get to Fox Peak because of trees. Know we have 2 or 3 hours of cutting to get snowcat down into Gold Cr Sno-Park before the wind storm last Wednesday.

Will be getting there tomorrow with a couple people helping cut.

1/19/21: Echo to South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
1/20/21: South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park out to South Navarre and back Road#'s 4330, 8200
1/22/21: South Fork Gold Creek Sno-park to Echo, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
 1/23/21:  Echo to Fox Peak then back to Echo Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210 

Monday January 11 no grooming will be done because of low snow condition  at Sno-Parks
Tuesday January 12 no grooming will be done because of low snow condition at Sno-Parks
Wednesday January 13 will access after storms move through Echo to South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
Thursday January 14 South Fork Gold Creek Sno-Park out to South Navarre and back Road#'s 4330, 8200
Friday January 15 South Fork Gold Creek Sno-park to Echo, Road#'s 8020, 8021, 8210, 4330
 

1/7/21: Not enough snow to groom out of sno-parks. Requires at least a foot of snow to protect road surface.  Will re-assess weekly.


Groomer: Fatty K’s LLC

REMEMBER:
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted at 9 a.m, noon, 3:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Reports are posted at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Saturdays. No updates on Sundays or holidays.

Schedule is subject to change.