Photograph the Foss River Trestle

Rate this Adventure Washington Foss Trestle Pull-Off

Added by Rowan Clark

Experience some seclusion close to town with a viewpoint of a wooden train trestle over the Foss River, Skykomish

Traveling east from Seattle on Highway 2, take a right hand turn onto Foss River Road (Road 68) just after the township of Skykomish. The pavement ends in 1.1 miles, beyond that be cautious of potholes. Continue along this road for a further 1.3 miles, at which point you will pass under a railroad trestle. Immediately beyond the trestle make a left turn and park your car. If you can see a railroad signal, you’re in the right place!

Note: The freight train passes over the trestle hourly (give or take), so bare this in mind if you’re staking out for the perfect photo opportunity.

Pack List

  • Camera
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • Patience
Read More

Share

Activities:

Chillin, Photography

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Year Round

Features:

Forest
River
Scenic

Are we missing something?

Suggest an edit

How to Get There

Have you done this adventure? Have something to add? You could be the first to leave a review!

Added by Rowan Clark

More Adventures Nearby

Explore Teddy Bear Cove

Washington / Teddy Bear Cove Parking

On Chuckanut Drive (State Route 11) pull off onto a small, unmarked, one-way road that offers parking for Teddy Bear Cove before quickly rejoining the road.

Backpack to Grand Park in the Olympics

Washington / Obstruction Point Trailhead

The beauty of many of the north coast trails in the Olympic Peninsula is that your car does a lot of the heavy lifting for you.

Nick Lake
10 Saves

Hike to Three Fingers Lookout

Washington / Three Fingers Trailhead

Approximately 11 miles east of Granite Falls, WA, on the Mt. Loop Highway,  turn onto Forest Service road 41 and follow this road for 18.0 miles to the trailhead.

James Brady
45 Saves