Top Adventures in Washington

  • Backpack to Spade and Venus Lakes

    Nestled in a high rocky cirque near the upper reaches of Mt Daniel, Spade and Venus Lakes are two of the most remote lakes in the Alpine Lake Wilderness. But to experience this level of pure isolation, you'll need to earn it; the shortest hike in...

    28 miles 2300 ft gain

  • Hike to Panorama Point

    This 5.4 mile loop hike begins at the Paradise Visitors Center in Mount Rainier National Park. You just follow the skyline trail that begins from the steps with the John Muir quote on them. The hike goes up 1700 feet to its highest point at 7100 f...

    5.4 miles 1700 ft gain

  • Hike to Goldmyer Hot Springs

    Goldmyer Hot Springs is a beautiful little gem nestled within the wilderness of the stunning Cascade Mountains. This hot springs complex is situated on the old remains of a mining town, and delivers steadily flowing water to a set of tiered pools ...

    4.5 miles

  • Hike to Rattlesnake Ledge

    If you’re looking for a fairly easy hike with a great view at the top, the hike to Rattlesnake Ledge is just for you. The Ledge is located on the eastern end of Rattlesnake Ridge, and is the perfect spot to enjoy panoramic views of Rattlesnake Lak...

    4 miles 1160 ft gain

  • Hike to Olympic Hot Springs

    A local favorite, this moderate day hike winds its way uphill from the Appleton Pass trailhead through old growth stands of fir, hemlock and cedar for 2.2 miles to a cluster of hot springs interspersed among the trees.Located in the Olympic Nation...

    4.4 miles 260 ft gain

  • Hike to Lake Serene and Bridal Veil Falls

    Consider this a must-do if you are in Seattle and feel like knocking out two amazing hikes AND getting to see a hidden lake all along US 2. The trail starts out on an old road with the typical amazing forest surrounding you. After roughly 2miles t...

    8 miles 2200 ft gain

  • Photograph Snoqualmie Falls

    Snoqualmie Falls is one of the most popular waterfalls in Washington. The waterfall is almost 270 feet tall and ranges in width all the way up to 150 feet when the water is really running.On sunny, warm days, it can be a little overrun with touris...

  • Spend a Night at TreeHouse Point

    This is one of the most magical and romantic places on the planet to get a good night's rest. You'll find that words will escape you when it comes to describing how this place makes you feel. With the Raging River as a backdrop, the powerful white...

  • Hike to Winchester Mountain Fire Lookout

    Winchester Mountain is said to have the greatest reward for least amount of effort in all the North Cascades. One of the last fire-lookouts in the region stands on the summit. Views from the summit of Winchester Mountain are beautiful and dramati...

    3.5 miles 1320 ft gain

  • The Enchantments: Hike to Colchuck Lake

    To reach the trailhead, turn onto Icicle Creek Road from US2. Drive 8.4 miles and turn left onto Forest Service Road 7601. Follow the potholed dirt road 3.7 miles to the Stuart Lake trailhead. Parking for about 20-30 cars and a toilet are availabl...

    8 miles 2280 ft gain

  • Hike to the Big Four Ice Caves

    Disclaimer: Hiking into the caves is extremely dangerous as there is potential for the ice to fall. We do not recommend hiking inside of them and if you choose to do so, you're doing it at your own risk.This is a short hike at just 2.2 miles round...

    2.2 miles 200 ft gain

  • Hike to Spirit Falls

    NOTE: Access to this hike is currently closed. A Part of this hike goes through private land. At this time, the landowner is not granting access to hikers.There are no signs or trail head for the falls, but it's a popular spot for kayakers and pho...

    1.5 miles 516 ft gain

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