From Seattle

  • North on Interstate 5 approx. 28 miles to Highway 2 (Exit 194)
  • East on Highway 2, 2.0 miles to Highway 204 — Lake Stevens (left exit)
  • Follow Highway 204 East for 2.6 miles to Highway 9
  • Turn left (North) on Highway 9, and continue 1.8 miles to Highway 92
  • Turn right (East) on Highway 92 and continue 8.25 miles to the main 4-way stop in Granite Falls
  • See “Once you Reach Granite Falls”

From Vancouver

  • South on Provincial Hwy 99 30.5 miles (49.1 km) to the U.S./Canadian Border 
  • South on U.S. Interstate 5 68.1 miles (109.6 km), take Exit 208 to Highway 530
  • East on Highway 530 3.7 miles (6.0 km) to Highway 9 
  • Turn right (South) on Highway 9 and continue 12.0 miles (19.3 km) to Highway 92
  • Turn left on Highway 92 and continue 8.25 miles (13.3 km) to Granite Falls
  • (Hwy 92 becomes E. Stanley St once in Granite Falls)
  • See “Once you Reach Granite Falls”

Once You Reach Granite Falls

  • Continue all the way through town, past the 4-way stop (Granite Ave./ Stanley St.), go 1/4 mile to the next 4-way stop, and turn left on Alder Ave which becomes the Mountain Loop Highway.
  • Travel 7 miles up the Mountain Loop Highway.  Look for a brick trailhead on right side of road and Green Mountain Rd./NE 279th on left side of road. Stay on Mountain Loop Hwy and continue past these two points.
  • Just past these two landmarks, and over the crest of the hill, is a turnout on the left side of the road with our main log-gate entrance.