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Icicle Gorge

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Address: Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA

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The water was fast and high. Worth stopping. Nice place for a couple of pictures. Spring melt off. The pull offs were convenient but required a little caution on reentry.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pat D
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The water was fast and high. Worth stopping. Nice place for a couple of pictures. Spring melt off. The pull offs were convenient but required a little caution on reentry.

Thank Pat D
Framingham, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove the first 5 or 6 miles up this road just west of Leavenworth. There were great mountain views along the way. There were frequent areas to pull over and admire the powerful waters rushing down the gorge. We brought sandwiches from town and enjoyed a picnic lunch on the rocks overlooking the gorge.

1 Thank NewMexBound
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60 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a beautiful area and you can find some areas for hiking. The fall colors were gorgeous and the water blue and pretty.

Thank trvlne1
Bellevue, Washington
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you want a quick look at just some of the outstanding beauty of the area, drive out to see this and walk down to the bridge and take in the majesty of the place.

Thank traveler98008
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31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had a wonderful hike here with friends and family!!! Beautiful!!!!! Relatively easy so younger kids can go- and you can extend the hike (the loop) to add miles which we did. Very very nice!

Thank SeattleMermaid
Bothell, Washington
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Icicle gorge trail is beautiful and easy hike. It took 2 hours since it's a 4 or so mile loop. Will be going back next Oct. to see the fall colors. Trail very well maintained and lots of well defined parking.

1 Thank scotthebutcher
Washington, Utah
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We took this trail and the views are awesome. Nature in its finest. We got off the trail towards the end and hiked about 5 miles total. I am 70 years old and had no problems on this trek. Terrain is not steep or extreme at any point. I highly recommend this trail!

1 Thank mjfixit
Iowa City
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130 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Pretty drive down Icicle Rd. to trailhead. 4.5 mls. with a 400' total elevation gain. Took us 2.5+ hrs. Nice views, bridges & overlooks.

Thank Doc1950
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12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Took my older parents out here while visiting Leavenworth for an afternoon outdoors. The road does go from pavement to a dirt road for about 2 miles, so leave your sports cars at home for this one. The walk was nothing special, but it was fairly quiet, peaceful, and leisurely. Between 4-5 miles roundtrip. Nice and easy way to get... More 

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Lake Tapps, WA
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

My husband's hip was bothering him, so we opted for this easy 4 mile loop without many ups and downs. It would be good for a hot day, as it spent most of the time in the deep forest. We were hoping for more pretty fall colors, but most of that we saw in the drive to get here. Note... More 

1 Thank GardenR

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