Middle Fork Snoqualmie River


Day Hike - Middle Fork Snoqualmie River

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,100 ft
  • Pace: 2-3 mph

9am at the Middle Fork Trailhead, make introductions and then start the hike about 9:15am

Directions to the trailhead from Seattle: drive east on I-90 to exit 34 (Edgewick Road). Turn left (north) onto 468th Avenue and follow it to the junction with the Middle Fork Road (Forest Road 56). Turn right and continue up the Middle Fork Road (turning right at the fork) for 11.8 miles to the Middle Fork trailhead parking area on the right.  Toilets available.  Northwest Forest Pass or America the Beautiful Pass required. 

This is a moderate hike into the forest and along and within the vicinity of the Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River. Lot of lush, green vegetation this time of the year to enjoy.


Middle Fork Snoqualmie River

  • Green Trails Skykomish No. 175

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness

    Green Trails Mt Si No. 174

    Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Green Trails Middle Fork Snoqualmie No. 174SX

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes

Plus Rain Gear!

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