Wallace Falls


Day Hike - Wallace Falls & Lake

Hike up past the 3 waterfalls then continue on to Wallace lake and then return via the Greg Ball Trail. The falls should be beautiful with all the rain we've had.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph or whatever is comfortable for the group

Meet at 8 am ready to hike at the trailhead in the Wallace Falls State Park parking lot.

There is a short stretch where the trail often becomes a river.  Waterproof boots and close-fitting gaiters are recommended.  Poles are also helpful for crossing.  If the water is too deep, we'll go back by the falls.


Wallace Falls

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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