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Icicle Gorge

Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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Everything to make it the perfect hike!

4.5 miles or so, Cool shade, walking through the forest, beautiful views of mountains, awesome... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelly H
Dayton, Oregon
National forest, great trails, water and mountain views

If you are a white water boater take all your precautions, but it must be good for all these people... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“mile loop” (11 reviews)
“both sides” (8 reviews)
“easy hike” (12 reviews)
Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4.5 miles or so, Cool shade, walking through the forest, beautiful views of mountains, awesome roaring river, wild flowers strewn around meadows, kayakers to watch, bridges to cross and mostly LEVEL!! It doesn't get any better for a great walk! Look for Icicle Gorge Trail!

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are a white water boater take all your precautions, but it must be good for all these people to be putting at their favorite spots. views, hikes, camping requires reservation in public or private areas.

Thank Pepperjackm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hike was recommended by a fellow TripAdvisor poster. Thank you so much for the recommendation. We had a great time. It was close enough and short enough to fit in our day trip. The trailhead is approximately 16 miles off highway 2. We got...More

Thank TravelWithCameraHI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The road in is a little sketchy for the last 3 miles (bumpy gravel) but the hike was amazing along Icicle Creek. It is about 4 miles with views of the mountains and wild flowers in bloom. The hike itself is rated as easy with...More

Thank Mike_B52033
Reviewed 10 May 2017

The water was fast and high. Worth stopping. Nice place for a couple of pictures. Spring melt off. The pull offs were convenient but required a little caution on reentry.

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We drove the first 5 or 6 miles up this road just west of Leavenworth. There were great mountain views along the way. There were frequent areas to pull over and admire the powerful waters rushing down the gorge. We brought sandwiches from town and...More

1  Thank NewMexBound
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a beautiful area and you can find some areas for hiking. The fall colors were gorgeous and the water blue and pretty.

Thank trvlne1
Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you want a quick look at just some of the outstanding beauty of the area, drive out to see this and walk down to the bridge and take in the majesty of the place.

Thank traveler98008
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had a wonderful hike here with friends and family!!! Beautiful!!!!! Relatively easy so younger kids can go- and you can extend the hike (the loop) to add miles which we did. Very very nice!

Thank SeattleMermaid
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Icicle gorge trail is beautiful and easy hike. It took 2 hours since it's a 4 or so mile loop. Will be going back next Oct. to see the fall colors. Trail very well maintained and lots of well defined parking.

1  Thank scotthebutcher
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
susan w
Do I need a trail pass to hike this?
9 July 2015|
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Response from Glenn S | Reviewed this property |
It's not a hiking trail. It is a road that you can drive in your car.