Snoquera Falls Loop

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Day Hike - Snoquera Falls Loop

A spectacular waterfall, ancient trees, and springtime in the forest, totaling 6 miles and 1200', 2.6 miles on the White River Trail, 2.6 on the southern half of the falls loop, and last .8 on the Moss Lake Nature Trail.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 3,200 ft
  • Pace: As little as 1.75 mph on the flats and 1.5 MPH going up the moderately sloped Falls trail

8:00 AM at the US Forest Service Ranger Station in Enumclaw, 450 Roosevelt Ave E, Enumclaw, WA 98022.  Or 8:35 at the trailhead, Camp Sheppard.

Please note the pace, as little as 1.75 mph on the flats and 1.5 MPH going up the moderately sloped Falls trail.  You can always hike ahead, but overall, it might be a slow-to-moderate paced hike. We'll have lunch at the falls; the intrepid can rock hop over the stream to get a great look right up the falls. 

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Snoquera Falls Loop


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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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