Icicle Ridge


Day Hike - Icicle Ridge

This will be a 2-fer. Morning hike to Chiwaukum creek and afternoon hike at Icicle ridge. Flowers should abound, including Tweedy's lewissia and other gems. Birding can also be fine.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,700 ft

meet at 7 AM at 145th Street park and ride or at Chiwaukum Creek Trailhead at 9 AM. 

We will go over US 2 to the trailhead at Chiwaukum creek (ETA 9 AM). The first hike is not steep, the second is. Bring binoculars, lunch, snacks and plenty of water. The leaders will be staying over in Leavenworth and leading a  Mountaineers hike Friday to Sauer's mountain.


Icicle Ridge

  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Leavenworth

    Green Trails Leavenworth No. 178
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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