Middle Fork Snoqualmie River


Day Hike - Middle Fork Snoqualmie: Upstream

We will hike upstream thru the forest and along the river from the Middlefork Trailhead. At 5 miles in we will take a break at a nice waterfall and hike back to the cars.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,400 ft
  • Pace: 2.2

We will meet at the Middle Fork Trailhead Parking lot near mile post 12 on the Middlefork Snqualmie Road at 9 A.M. and hope to be hiking by 9:20.  Toilets are available and a NW Forest Pass or America the Beautiful pass is required.

Directions: Go east on I 90 to Exit 34 Edgewick Rd. Go left on 468th Ave. about 1/4mi then right on the Middlefork Road about 11.8 miles.  Go right into the parking lot. 

 A hiking pole is always helpful for stream crossings, especially in the spring.


Middle Fork Snoqualmie River

  • Green Trails Middle Fork Snoqualmie No. 174S

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    Green Trails Mt Si No. 174

    Green Trails Skykomish No. 175

    Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

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