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Skookum Flats

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 4.2 or 7.8 mi RT Duration: 2 or 4 ...

Silver Falls Loop

Careening over a series of ledges before plunging 40 feet into a deep blue pool, Silver Falls is a dramatic sight. And it’s easily accessible. A very short trail leads to it from SR 123. But the best way to experience ...

Tieton Nature Trail

Area: Tieton River Valley US 12 Hike Type: Dog-friendly, family-friendly Pass: Discover Pass Distance: 3.8 mi. RT Duration: 2 hour Difficulty Level: Easy High ...

Sourdough Ridge

While Paradise with its legendary alpine meadows is the place most first time visitors to Mount Rainier National Park venture to—I prefer to introduce folks to The Mountain at Sunrise. As its name suggests, this is the first place Washington’s iconic peak is touched by sunlight ...

River Trail at Kanaskat-Palmer State Park

Area: Enumclaw Hike Type: Dog-friendly, family-friendly Pass: Discover Pass Distance: 2.5 mi. RT Duration: 1.5 hour Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: 850 Snow-Free: Year-round ...

Granite & Bertha May Lakes

Area: Ashford/Skate Creek Rd Hike Type: Off the Beaten Track Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 3.6 + mi RT Duration: ...

American Ridge Via Goat Creek

Area: William O. Douglas Wilderness Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: No Pass Req. Distance: 8.2 mi RT Duration: 4-6 hrs Difficulty ...

Millpond and Smallwood Parks

Area: Eatonville Hike Type: Dog-friendly, family-friendly Pass: No Pass Required Distance: 1.5 mi. RT Duration: 1 hour Difficulty Level: Moderate ...

Goat Peak

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Mountain Views Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 3.9 mi RT  Duration: 3 hrs Difficulty Level: ...

Cispus Braille Trail

Area: White Pass Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 1 mi loop Duration: 0.5-1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Boulder Cave Natural Area

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 2.25 mi RT Duration: 1-2 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Pleasant Valley Loop

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 5.4 mi RT Duration: 2-3 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Cora Lake

It’s a mere .7 mile hike along Big Creek through groves of big trees to this pretty lake tucked in a cirque beneath the serrated Sawtooth Ridge. The easiest hike in this jagged cluster of peaks just south of Mount Rainier National Park; after the snow melts and before the autumn ...

Edgar Rock

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Off the Beaten Track Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 3 mi RT Duration: 1.5 – ...

Emmons Moraine Trail

Area: White River Hike Type: Glacier views Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 3.0 mi RT Duration: 1.5 hrs Difficulty Level: ...

Sand Lake

Area: White Pass Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Free Wilderness Permit Req.  Available at trailhead. Distance: 6 mi RT Duration: 3-4 ...

Sheep Lake / Sourdough Gap

Head out on an easy two-mile stretch of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCT) relishing in sweeping views and dazzling wildflowers. Then take a break at a pretty little subalpine lake in a basin flush with meadows and wildlife. Soak your feet, go for a dip or take a nap.  ...

Eastside Trail – Middle

Area: Cayuse Pass Hike Type: Fall Colors Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 3.6 mi RT Duration: 2-3 hrs Difficulty Level: ...

Carbon River Rd to Ipsut Falls

Area: Carbon River Hike Type: Woodland Rain Forest Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 10.8-15 mi RT* Duration: 3-7 hrs** Difficulty ...

Little Mashel Falls – Pack Forest

Area: Eatonville Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 5.75 mi RT Duration: 2-3 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: ...

Melmont Ghost Town

Area: Wilkeson / Carbonado Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 3.84 mi RT Duration: 2-3 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Fairfax Ghost Town

Area: Wilkeson / Carbonado Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: No Pass Req Distance: 2 mi RT Duration: 2-3 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Rainforest Nature Loop Trail

Area: Carbon River Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 0.3 mi Loop Duration: 0.5-1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Silver Forest Trail

Area: Sunrise Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 2.4 mi RT Duration: 1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Chenuis Falls

Area: Carbon River Hike Type:  Waterfall view Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 6.4 mi RT Duration: 4.5 hrs Difficulty Level: ...

Nolte State Park

Area: Enumclaw Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Discover Pass Distance: 1.4 mi Loop Duration: 1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: 785 Elevation ...

Golden Gate Trail

Area: Paradise Hike Type: Wildflowers Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 3 mi RT Duration: 2.5 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Goat Falls

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 1.0 mi RT Duration: 0.75 hr Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Federation Forest State Park

Area: Enumclaw Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Discover Pass Distance: 1.5 mi loop  Duration: 1.5 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: 1,673 Elevation ...

Corral Pass

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 2.6 mi RT Duration: 1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Deadwood Lakes

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Dog-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 3.35 mi RT Duration: 3 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Flaming Geyser State Park

Area: Enumclaw Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Discover Pass Distance: 2.5 mi Loop Duration: 1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: 341 Elevation ...

Mud Mt. Dam Recreational Area

Area: Chinook Pass Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: No Pass Required Distance: 4.2 mi RT Duration: 2 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Grove of the Patriarchs

Area: Ohanapecosh Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 1.5 mi RT Duration: 1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Greenwater Lakes

Area: Chinook Lake Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 4 mi RT Duration: 2 hrs Difficulty Level: Easy ...

Packwood Lake

Area: Packwood / Randle Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Northwest Forest Pass Distance: 9 mi RT Duration: 4 hrs Difficulty Level: ...

Trail of the Shadows

Area: Longmire Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 0.75 mi Duration: 0.5 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: ...

Twin Firs Loop Trail

Area: Longmire Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 0.4 mi Loop Duration: 0.5-1 hr Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation ...

Alta Vista Trail

Area: Paradise Hike Type: Family-friendly Pass: Natl. Park Pass Distance: 1.8mi RT Duration: 1.5 hrs Difficulty Level: Moderate Snow-Free: Mid-July –Oct High ...

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