Dirty Harry's Peak, Balcony & East Balcony

Trip

Day Hike - Dirty Harry's Balcony

Get a workout and marvel at rock work completed by Department of Natural Resources and WTA volunteer crews on this hike. Your reward is a rocky overlook from which you can marvel at Mount Kent, McClellan Butte, and Mount Washington, the behemoths forming the south rim of the west entrance to Snoqualmie Pass.

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  • *Varies*, Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,900 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-2.5 mph

Dirty Harry Trail head

Meeting time: 8 AM PST.  Be Ready to go and gear up 

Directions: 

From Seattle, take exit 38 towards the Fire Training Academy. After exiting, head right at the stop sign and drive 1.8 miles. The road comes to a junction. Turn left to go underneath the freeway and you will see the parking lot ahead of you with a trailhead sign and a bathroom.

Entry: WA State Discover Pass 

This is  a mentored hike for a hike leader badge requirement. 

Route/Place

Dirty Harry's Peak, Balcony & East Balcony



  • Green Trails Bandera No. 206

    Green Trails Mount Si NRCA No. 206S

    Green Trails Middle Fork Snoqualmie No. 174S
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

10 Essentials

Hiking Poles (2x)

Water

Sun Protection

Snacks

Wear Hiking boots 

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