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Address: Skykomish, WA
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Starting in the Cascade Mountains, this river is known for its spectacular...

Starting in the Cascade Mountains, this river is known for its spectacular scenery and a ten-mile stretch of exhilarating Class III-V rapids; experienced paddlers only.

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Green river in late winter

The river is swollen and high on the banks, late in winter. A local told me it was close to flooding recently? From the bridge in Skykomish you can walk down onto the rivers... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JayDAllen
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Portland, Oregon
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The river is swollen and high on the banks, late in winter. A local told me it was close to flooding recently? From the bridge in Skykomish you can walk down onto the rivers edge. We found a lot of agates and interesting rocks there. The river appears to be very green? It's been raining for days here... Around the... More 

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Okanogan, Washington
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68 reviews
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

A February day without rain and the snow gone. Quaint little town. Walkway along the river with nice views of the river. Fun place to walk with the dog to stretch my legs when headed over the pass.

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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 18 September 2014

This river is great for advanced Kayaking and River Rafting. Swift and can be dangerous at high water.

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Lynnwood, Washington
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76 reviews
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

Love this river. Wherever you are on this long stretch of a river, there is usually some great mountains set around the river. It's not one that is gentle but if you want to witness a fast moving river this is the one. Lots of rover rafters use it

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