“Exceptional views of Cascade Mountains and surrounding Shrub-Steppe habitat. Remarkable wildflowers.”
— Thoralf Gamlem
Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife
Lots of wildflower and wildlife views with easy access.
No motor vehicles or mountain bikes.
This trail starts on the north end of a ridge overlooking the Cowiche Creek riparian and meadow area. The meadow is being restored with wild grasses. Along the way, you'll pass through areas of abundant wildflowers with increasingly wonderful views of the Cascades and Yakima Valley.
Access the trail from the Lower Cowiche Mountain West
Flora & Fauna
Deer, distant views of elk, typical Shrub-Steppe environment and critters.