Meta Lake

Type: Nature Trail
Length: 0.30 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Agency: USDA Forest Service
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: In Mt. St. Helens Volcanic National Mon., just S of Spirit Lake on FS Rd. 99.
States: Washington
Counties: Skamania
Latitude: 46.2965   Longitude: -122.07579

From Randle travel south 25 miles to FR 99, follow this west to Meta Lake train in Mount St Helens National Volcanic Monument.


Easy stroll along paved path with barrier free access into blast zone. Discover the life in the lake and surviving around the volcano.

Additional Details

Width: 42 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1986

Supporting Webpages and Documents

Website: Wash. Trails Assoc - trail information
Website: USFS - Trail information

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Jim Nieland
Recreation Planner
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
Mount St. Helens NUM
42218 Yale Bridge Rd.
Amboy , WA 98601
(360) 247-3946



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