Wallace Falls


Day Hike - Wallace Falls & Lake

The 3 waterfalls should be spectacular with the recent rain. We'll proceed past the falls to the DNR road to the lake and then back via the Greg Ball Trail.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,350 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph or whatever is comfortable for all

Meet at the signboard by the parking lot for Wallace Falls State Park ready to go at 7:30.   Discover Pass required.

The trail gets crowded later in the day.  We won't have the route to ourselves, but shouldn't be too crowded on the way up.  The Greg Ball Trail is quiet with lots of moss and sword ferns.


Wallace Falls

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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