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Icicle Gorge

Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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A hike for almost Everyone

Just a short trip from Leavenworth this is a nice 4 mile hike along Icicle Creek. Not much up/downs... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
CaptainSPI
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Sugar Land
Easy 4.5 mile loop hike

This is worth the 20 minute drive out of Leavenworth. 4.5 mile loop hike on nice trails. Small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Otazman-Ron
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Portland, Oregon
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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“easy hike” (16 reviews)
“both sides” (10 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (10 reviews)
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Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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"dirt road"
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"mile hike"
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"pavement ends"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just a short trip from Leavenworth this is a nice 4 mile hike along Icicle Creek. Not much up/downs on this trails, but it could be slippery when raining. With nice weather, be sure to get there early, no later than 9:00 am. The parking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is worth the 20 minute drive out of Leavenworth. 4.5 mile loop hike on nice trails. Small elevation gain. Bathrooms at parking lot well maintained. Warning spring and early summer bring mosquito repellant. I was smacked on. Or bring pants and long sleeve shirt.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Take time to visit the gorge - beautiful beyond imagination - full roaring when we were there, yet kayaks abound.

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

This is a relatively flat 4 mile hike on a groomed trail beside the river. Beautiful landscape, quiet and great smelling.

1  Thank QueenBness
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

If you are looking for a nice way to walk off the large meal that you had in Leavenworth, I would say this would be a great place to do it. The hike is very easy so anyone would be able to make it and...More

3  Thank EpicGuy12
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

We have done this hike for years. It is one of our favorite hikes to take visitors because it is not strenuous and has beautiful views of the river and when the wildflowers are in bloom they are spectacular!

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The path for this walk is easy with relatively little change in elevation but the gorge is spectacular. We brought a picnic and ate on a boulder over the river's edge. Definitely a lovely way to spend a couple of hours. Nice parking lot with...More

2  Thank GrandFan13
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

The Icicle Gorge provided us with the perfect hike on our 20th anniversary. Beautiful scenery along a well-maintained trail with few hills. It seems perfect for families with children, though you still need to watch your kids, of course. We loved it - one of...More

1  Thank marypagej2016
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I loved this loop trail hike and we were ahead of the approaching rain. The trail parallels the beautiful Icicle River and then crosses the river winding through a mossy forest. The river was roaring with high water which you could hear on most of...More

2  Thank AliceMariam
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

This was a beautiful hike. Simple and the perfect length. Took a toddler in a jogging stroller and only needed to pick up the stroller a couple times. Highly recommend!

Thank kerriezerba
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susan w
9 July 2015|
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Response from Weller24 | Reviewed this property |
You cam also pay $5 in a paybox at the trailhead.
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