This trail follows closely the banks of Ellen Creek for much of the duration. It passes the historic site of the old Salt Chuck mine with extensive ruins which include a number of shacks, a collapsed refinery, a home, a barge, and numerous pieces of machinery. The collapsed buildings are in extremely hazardous condition, so […]
Located near Thorne Bay off of Sandy Beach Road, this short trail takes visitors to see the fish pass.
Balls Lake near the center of the island may have waterfowl in the lake. The forest provides cover and food for black-tailed deer and black bears. Bald eagles are seen all year. Balls Lake is near milepost 16 on Thorne Bay Road heading west. A flat 4-mile trail loops the lake.