Map & Directions
20 miles east of Stevens Pass or 15 miles west of Leavenworth, arrive at the junction of WA-207, the Lake Wenatchee Highway, on Route 2 at Coles Corner. Turn north on 207, and proceed 10 miles.
Just past the bridge over the Wenatchee River, turn right onto Chiwawa Loop Road. On this stretch you will pass the Midway Market on your right, (a great place for ice cream on the way back).
After two miles, on the loop road, turn left on Chiwawa River Road. Follow Chiwawa River Road for 22 Miles, though it turns to dirt 8 miles in, and there will be a battered sign for Phelps Creek Trailhead and a right turn uphill.
At this point the road is often quite rough; check recent trip reports for road conditions. Follow Phelps Creek Trail Head Road two miles to parking area at the end of the road.