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Gems in Wenatchee National Forest - 6

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gem Favorite Views of the jagged Dragontail Peak across Colchuck Lake.

Colchuck Lake

(5) Leavenw…, WA
gem Favorite Mason Lake

Mason Lake

(9) Riverbend, WA
gem Favorite Le Conte Mountain seen from the Ying Yang lakes bivouac site along the Ptarmigan Traverse.

Ying Yang Lakes

(1) Stehekin, WA
gem Favorite No Photos

Tank Lakes

(1) Skykomish, WA
gem Favorite Itswoot Ridge, White Rock Lakes, and Dome Peak along the Ptarmigan Traverse

South Cascade Glacier Col

(1) Stehekin, WA
gem Favorite Icicle Creek and Ridge Spur Viewpoint

Icicle Ridge Viewpoint

(8) Leavenw…, WA

Recommended Routes in Wenatchee National Forest - 21

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Favorite Views of the jagged Dragontail Peak across Colchuck Lake.
Difficult

Enchantments Traverse

19.1 mi 30.8 km 4,556' Up 1388.81 m Up 6,674' Down 2034.11 m Down

Leavenw…, WA
Favorite Views of the jagged Dragontail Peak across Colchuck Lake.
Intermediate/Difficult

Colchuck Lake

8.3 mi 13.4 km 2,222' Up 677.35 m Up 2,222' Down 677.23 m Down

Leavenw…, WA
Favorite Looking across the Chinook Pass highway towards Sourdough Ridge
Intermediate

Naches Peak Loop

3.6 mi 5.9 km 608' Up 185.3 m Up 612' Down 186.43 m Down

Eatonville, WA
Favorite Stunning view of Rainier at sunset. Bring headlamps!
Intermediate/Difficult

Kendall Katwalk

12.2 mi 19.7 km 2,621' Up 798.78 m Up 2,620' Down 798.61 m Down

Riverbend, WA
Favorite There's no place like Spectacle Lake to hang your hammock.
Difficult

Spectacle Lake

19.5 mi 31.3 km 2,603' Up 793.54 m Up 2,604' Down 793.57 m Down

Skykomish, WA
Favorite On the summit.
Intermediate/Difficult

Bandera Mountain

8.2 mi 13.1 km 3,055' Up 931.15 m Up 3,054' Down 931.01 m Down

Riverbend, WA
Favorite Glacier Peak from Miner's Ridge
Difficult

Spider Gap - Buck Creek Pass Loop

43.3 mi 69.8 km 9,095' Up 2772.1 m Up 9,090' Down 2770.78 m Down

Stehekin, WA
Favorite Mount Stuart to Mount Rainier (Taquoma) to Mount Adams (Pahto)
Intermediate

Iron Bear to Teanaway Ridge

6.8 mi 11.0 km 1,800' Up 548.78 m Up 1,800' Down 548.63 m Down

Leavenw…, WA
Favorite Snowy Glacier Peak, 10,541 ft. (left of center), nearby Longfellow Mountain, 6,577 ft. (center), and Whittier Peak, 7,281 ft. (right), looking north from Poe Mountain, 6,015 ft.
Intermediate/Difficult

Poe Mountain via Little Wenatchee Ridge Hike

5.3 mi 8.6 km 1,800' Up 548.58 m Up 1,800' Down 548.51 m Down

Skykomish, WA

Wenatchee National Forest Hiking

  • 3,297 Miles 5,306 Kilometers of Trail
  • 24 Recommended Routes
  • 6 Gems Gems
  • 97 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 225 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 315 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Wenatchee National Forest - 613

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5.6 mi 9.0 km #1Colchuck Lake Trail #1599.1
Difficult
Leavenworth, WA
Difficult
Leavenworth, WA 11 
3.8 mi 6.2 km #2Ira Spring (Mason Lake) Trail #1038
Intermediate/Difficult
Riverbend, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
Riverbend, WA 28 
2.7 mi 4.3 km #3Talapus Lake Trail #1039
Intermediate
Riverbend, WA
Intermediate
Riverbend, WA 22 
72.1 mi 116.1 km #4PCT: Snoqualmie Pass to Stevens Pass
Difficult
Riverbend, WA
Difficult
Riverbend, WA
6.0 mi 9.6 km #5Cady Ridge Trail #1532
Intermediate/Difficult
Skykomish, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
Skykomish, WA
1.1 mi 1.7 km #6Silver Peak Trail
Difficult
Riverbend, WA
Difficult
Riverbend, WA
4.3 mi 7.0 km #7Stuart Lake Trail #1599
Intermediate/Difficult
Leavenworth, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
Leavenworth, WA 14 
2.4 mi 3.9 km #8Agnes Gorge
Easy/Intermediate
Stehekin, WA
Easy/Intermediate
Stehekin, WA
1.3 mi 2.2 km #9Lake Minotaur
Difficult
Skykomish, WA
Difficult
Skykomish, WA
0.8 mi 1.3 km #10Mirror Lake Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Riverbend, WA
Intermediate/Difficult
Riverbend, WA

Photos of Wenatchee National Forest - 438

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Crystal clear view of the night sky from the campsite upon Cady Ridge.
Oct 10, 2016 near Skykomish, WA
Itswoot Ridge, White Rock Lakes, and Dome Peak along the Ptarmigan Traverse
Oct 11, 2016 near Stehekin, WA
Looking across the Chinook Pass highway towards Sourdough Ridge
Mar 5, 2015 near Eatonville, WA
Turning a switchback along Cady Ridge.
Oct 10, 2016 near Skykomish, WA
Taking in the views along Cady Ridge.
Oct 10, 2016 near Skykomish, WA
Le Conte Mountain seen from the Ying Yang lakes bivouac site along the Ptarmigan Traverse.
Oct 11, 2016 near Stehekin, WA
Le Conte Mountain and glacier seen from Spider-Formidable col on the Ptarmigan Traverse.
Oct 11, 2016 near Stehekin, WA
Looking into the Enchantments and Mt. Stuart from the top of Navaho Peak.
Jun 10, 2016 near Leavenw…, WA