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Washington State non-motorized Sno-Parks
Sno-Park: Ape Cave
Region: South Cascades Area
Sno-Park: Ape Cave
Download a high-quality, printable PDF of the above map: Cougar
Mt St Helens Natl Volcanic Monument
(360) 449-7800Emergency Contact Info:
Cowlitz County Sheriff Office
Skamania County Sheriff's Office
Directions: East of Cougar. Lewis River Road (SR 503/USFS Road 90) to junction of USFS roads 83 & 8303, turn west (left) onto Road 8303 and go .2 mi toward the Trail of Two Forests.
Elevation: 2,115 ft
No sanitary facilities
Sno-Park Permit required during the season
Exception: From April 1 to 30, a Sno-Park Permit may or may not be required.
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 onsite during the day to clear debris or drifts. Please exercise caution.
This is an ungroomed Sno-Park.Return to State MapReturn to Region Map
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