Rattlesnake Mountain (West)


Day Hike - Stan's Overlook

Hike five miles round trip with 1,020 feet elevation gain to a viewpoint overlooking the town of Snoqualmie, with a picnic table where we have our lunch.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,020 ft

Meet at 10 AM at the trailhead parking lot off of Exit 27 from I-90 eastbound.

This is a pleasant easy/ moderate hike on a good trail to a lunch spot with a commanding view of the Snoqualmie Valley.  Having a new picnic table to sit at for lunch is a bonus.  Restrooms are available at the trailhead.  A Discover Pass must be displayed by each car at the trailhead parking lot.


Rattlesnake Mountain (West)

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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