Mima Falls

An easy loop hike in Olympia's Capitol State Forest near Olympia. It is a great year round hike.

getting there

Take Exit 95 off of I-5 and drive west on Maytown Rd. In 2.9 miles turn left onto 128th Ave SW and then in 0.8 mile left onto Mima Rd SW. In 1.3 miles, turn right onto Bordeaux Rd SW, in 0.7 mile turn right onto Marksman St SW, and in 0.8 mile turn left into the Mima Falls Trailhead entrance and continue o.3 miles to the trailhead.

notes

  • The trail is a multi use trail that is shared with horses and bikes.
  •  A shooting range is located within earshot of the trailhead and can be heard during the early part of the hike. 
  • The Littlerock Grocery, on the corner of Maytown and Littlerock Roads, sells the DNR trail map of Capitol State Forest.
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Length: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft
  • 650 ft
Map
  • WA DNR Capitol State Forest
Activities

Upcoming Activities



Day Hike - Mima Falls

Day Hiking Trip
An early start for Hiking season, out and under cover of trees.
Difficulty: Easy, Easy+
Wed, Apr 10, 2019
No Prerequisites
10 participants
Registration closes Apr 8
Tacoma Branch

Day Hike - Mima Falls

Day Hiking Trip
Join the Tacoma Singles on the best hike in Capitol State Forest, looping on a
Difficulty: Moderate
Sat, Apr 20, 2019
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Apr 8
Tacoma Branch

Day Hike - Mima Falls

Day Hiking Trip
PREFERENCE TO OLYMPIA BRANCH CONDITIONING HIKING SERIES. Trip may open to general membership at leader
Difficulty: Easy
Wed, May 8, 2019
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
6 participants 1 leader
Registration opens Apr 15
Olympia Branch

Day Hike - Mima Falls

Day Hiking Trip
PREFERENCE TO OLYMPIA BRANCH CONDITIONING HIKING SERIES. Trip may open to general membership at leader
Difficulty: Easy
Sat, May 11, 2019
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
6 participants 1 leader
Registration opens Apr 15
Olympia Branch
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