Toutle Trail

Cougar, Washington

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The trail first follows the Kalama River with its moss-covered banks and splashing pools to McBride Lake. It then climbs along a forested slope, crosses a lava flow, and traverses through old-growth forest to a lahar. There are great views of Mount St. Helens from the lava flow and the lahar.
A FalconGuide to Mount St. Helens

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A FalconGuide to Mount St. Helens

by Fred Barstad (Falcon Guides)

The trail first follows the Kalama River with its moss-covered banks and splashing pools to McBride Lake. It then climbs along a forested slope, crosses a lava flow, and traverses through old-growth forest to a lahar. There are great views of Mount St. Helens from the lava flow and the lahar.

©  Fred Barstad/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Cougar
Distance: 8.7
Elevation Gain: 1,440 feet
Trail Type: Shuttle
Skill Level: Easy to Moderate
Duration: Day hike
Season: June through October
Trailhead Elevation: 2,020 feet
Top Elevation: 3,400 feet
Local Contacts: Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
Local Maps: USGS Goat Mountain, Mount St. Helens
Driving Directions: Directions to Toutle Trail

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