Deception Creek

A moderate, 11 mile round trip day hike with 1,200 feet of elevation gain. The trail goes through old-growth forests and idyllic flats, alongside gravel bars.

getting there

Drive US-2 to Milepost 56, 10 miles east of Skykomish, 11 miles west of Stevens Pass, and 0.25 mile east of Deception Falls. Turn south onto Forest Road 6088 and continue 0.4 mile to the trailhead  (2,000 ft).

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: May, June, July, August, September, October, November
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  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Length: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft
  • 3,150 ft
  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
  • Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

Upcoming Activities

CHS 1 Hike - Deception Creek

Day Hiking Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series
CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph)
Difficulty: Moderate
Wed, Jul 7, 2021
No Prerequisites
6 participants
Registration opens Jun 23
Seattle Branch
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