Mt Adams Ranger Station is THE local resource for maps, information, and permits for activities in the Mt. Adams Ranger District . They issue the permits required for climbing Mt. Adams, and they have a wide selection of maps, books, and up-to-date information about conditions throughout the district.
Mt. Adams Ranger District occupies the eastern-most portion of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest in southwest Washington. This Ranger District comprises 367,000 acres and includes Mt. Adams Wilderness, Indian Heaven Wilderness and Trapper Creek Wilderness.
Elevations in the district range between 1200 feet at the Wind River Work Center, 12 miles north of Carson, WA., and 12,276 feet at the summit of Mt. Adams, a prominent district landmark. Precipitation varies from 70.7 inches of rain and 65.1 inches of snow at the Wind River Work Center to 44.1 inches of rain and 95.7 inches of snow at the Mt. Adams Ranger District office in Trout Lake, WA.
The District features a great diversity of habitats and features, from old growth to second growth forest, wetland areas, low and high elevation meadows, glaciers, and low and high elevation lakes.
Mt Adams Ranger Station
2455 Hwy 141
Trout Lake, WA 98650
Phone: (509) 395 3400