Rattlesnake Ledge


Day Hike - Rattlesnake Ledge

To Rattlesnake Ledge & Beyond!

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,250 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

7:30 a.m., Green Lake P&R north lot, 6601 8th Avenue N.E.

This popular hike can get super crowded, but we'll head up to the Upper Ledge and escape the masses. Great trip for beginners! 

Drivers will require a Discover Pass at the trailhead.


Rattlesnake Ledge

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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