Day Hike - Skookum Flats


Day Hike - Skookum Flats

A hike along the mighty White River with an optional side trip (1/10 mile) to the base of Skookum Falls.

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  • Easy
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 2,500 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph, no maximum

7:00 AM Enumclaw Ranger Station, 450 Roosevelt Ave E, Enumclaw, WA 98022

Please note the early starting time, note the distance (you should have recently hiked this distance).  Those who don't want to hike the 1/10 mile steep, muddy, boot-path up to the base of Skookum Falls can stay at the junction with me.  


Skookum Flats

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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