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Cowiche Canyon Trail

Cowiche Canyon Road, Yakima, WA
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Lots of nature options really close to Yakima

The CCC trail system is a real gem touching the city of Yakima. Wether you want to fish, hike... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Neil M
Yakima, Washington
Nice hike but blazing hot in summer time

We didn't go out there too long. We're not local here and not used to this hot. My little dog had... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Anchorage, Alaska
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Cowiche Canyon Road, Yakima, WA
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

The CCC trail system is a real gem touching the city of Yakima. Wether you want to fish, hike, mountain bike or just view wildflowers in the spring you can't go wrong. The original system literally touches Yakima. There are new systems of CCC trails...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't go out there too long. We're not local here and not used to this hot. My little dog had problem walking in gravel road because it was too hot. I'd come back when the weather is cooling down.

Thank akjusttobehonest
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Morning hikes before it gets hot is perfect for us! It's very beautiful and leisurely. You can make it as hard or as easy as you like.

Thank sarah d
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This area is a nice little hike that can easily be accessed from in town Yakima. It is beautiful in spring and fall, but can get blazing hot in the summer! We have seen rattlesnakes a few times hiding under rocks at the top to...More

Thank Heidi C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I've hiked Cowiche Canyon a number of times over the years. It's not a very strenuous trail, so almost anyone could handle it. There's a little cutoff trail that goes up to Naches Heights Winery that's marked. It's very scenic, and if you really pay...More

Thank YakimaPoolGirl
Reviewed 29 June 2017

It is well marked and well traveled because it is never crowded. You may pass a few trekkers or mountain bikers, but mostly you feel like one with nature. The hike can be long or short, and would be accessible to all ages. Easy to...More

Thank Westcoastfarms
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Good food, good vibes, beautiful people. This is the best restaurant in town, hands down. The owners are super cool and sweet

2  Thank Ingrid Rheinlan... G
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Really nice easy walk. Beautiful in the Spring with everything in bloom. Trail is easy to follow and goes through areas where wildlife can normally be seen. Would go again if in the area.

Thank Jon L
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We visited Cowiche Canyon Trail and took the East Uplands Trail for a nice morning hike - about 2 hours round trip. The trail begins up on the highlands/ridge, goes through a little valley, then down into the river canyon floor. The path was easy...More

Thank PaulnDavid
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The trails are not well marked so I'd recommend researching prior. We ended up parking at a different lot than we wanted to. But the walk is nice and easy. Once you get up on he hillls you get a beautiful view of the canyon....More

1  Thank Amanda H
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