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Washington State Snowmobile Sno-Parks
Region: Greenwater/Yakima Area
Download a high-quality, printable PDF of the above map: Manastash
Cle Elum Ranger District
(509) 852-1100Emergency Contact Info:
Yakima County Sheriff's Office
Directions: East of Ellensburg. I-90 Exit 101. Right onto South Thorp Highway for 2 miles to Cove Road. Right for 3.2 miles to Manastash Road. Right for 9.3 miles to parking area
Elevation: 2,950 ft
Trails: 1.) Walter Spring Loop
2.) Barber Springs Road
Trail system 67 miles
Sanitary facilities along trails
Discover Pass required year around.
Please obey posted signs indicating whether a permit is needed. Contact the local agency listed for each Sno-Park for more information.
After periods of extreme weather, work crews may be on trails during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.
Gates are open above Sky Meadows; PLEASE STAY ON TRAIL. Shadow Creek Gates still CLOSED.
Grooming has concluded for the 2012-2013 Season. See you next year.Return to State MapReturn to Region Map
We plan on using a variable schedule this season due to another year of large budget cuts. Trails to be groomed based on weather, usage and grooming council input. Please stay tuned to this website for updates. We will send in an update everyday we groom
Grooming reports are updated when trail grooming information is provided. Reports are posted at 9:00 a.m, noon, 3:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. Reports are posted at 8:00am and 10:00am on Saturdays. No updates on Sundays or holidays.
Schedule is subject to change.
There are more than 120 Sno-Parks (parking lots cleared of snow) available statewide during the winter.
Approximately 80 of the Sno-Parks are designated primarily for snowmobiling. Click on the
above map to find Sno-Park locations in specific regions. You will find directions to snowmobile
Sno-Parks and trail reports updated regularly during the winter season.
PLEASE NOTE: Trail grooming information may change without notice due to
snow conditions, temperatures, equipment breakdowns, etc. For updates, please check the website regularly.
These maps are not intended as trail guides, but are provided as reference/informational
publications only. The trails are not based on Global Positioning Systems (GPS). If you
find incorrect information, please notify the Winter Recreation Program at
If you would like to report on the condition of a particular Sno-Park you visit, please
print and mail a completed On-Site Evaluation Form
to the Winter Recreation Program at:
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
Attn: Winter Recreation Program
P.O. Box 42650
Olympia, WA 98504