Noisy Creek Trail is a 9.7 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Concrete, Washington that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is accessible year-round.
Directions from Sedro-Woolley: Follow State Route 20 east for 17 miles to milepost 82. Turn left on the Baker Lake Hwy. (Forest Road #11) and drive 25 miles to the road's end. Turn left on Road #1168. This road ends in 0.5 mile at the trailhead for the Baker River Trail #606. Hike the Baker River Trail for 0.5 mile until reaching a junction and a bridge over the Baker River on the left hand side. Turn right to follow the Baker Lake Trail and cross the river. The Noisy Creek Trail is located 4.5 miles south of the Baker River on the left hand side. The trail junction is not clearly marked. Signs of the existing trail can be found on the eastern side of Noisy Creek.
Great trail! My friend and I originally tried to go to Watson Lake, but due to road damage and snow we turned around and found the Noisy Creek trail. The actual trail itself is easy, but if you want to add some difficulty to your trip, stay on the trail and you'll hit Maple Grove trail.