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Trailhead Co-ordinates: 45.6947, -121.2918

As is the annual custom, the Swale Canyon portion of the trail is now closed until mid-October due to fire danger. All other sections of the trail are open for your enjoyment.  The Swale Canyon portion of the Klickitat Trail closes annually to all recreational use from mid-June to approximately mid-October. Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR) determines the reasonable and responsible time to close Swale Canyon.  According to DNR’s fire danger rating, when the danger level reaches reached “high”, Swale Canyon becomes off-limits.  Here’s the link to check fire danger conditions in Washington state: