Day Hike - Suiattle River


Day Hike - Suiattle River

Old growth trees, a glacial river, and lots of green. Time (daylight) permitting, we will hike all of the way to the bridge over the river.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 2,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.25-2.5, not much gain or steep tread, no maximum

5:45 at the southern corner of the Ash Way Park and Ride or 8:00 AM at the trailhead. 

It sounds like there are no challenges on this trail. The washout WTA mentions is easily traversed (from what I read).  We have 8 hours of daylight to hike 15 miles. 


Suiattle River

  • Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Glacier Peak No. 112

    Trails Illustrated Glacier Peak Wilderness
  • See full route/place details.
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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