OVER THE MOUNTAIN AND

THREW THE WOODS

Leavenworth has a large variety of hiking trails and difficulties, from beginner to advanced. Below is a brief overview of some of the most popular trails. For more in depth info about other local trails stop in and talk to a member of our sales staff or give us a call. 

 DOWNLOAD MAP

DOWNLOAD MAP

 
difficulty-07.png
 

ICICLE GORGE

TRAIL

Icicle Gorge Trail is a 4.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail at the end of Icicle Road that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

ICICLE RIDGE

TRAIL

Icicle Ridge Trail (#1570) is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail that gives you an incredible panoramic view of Leavenworth. The trail is primarily used for hiking and mountain biking and is best used from April until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

EIGHTMILE

LAKE

Eightmile Lake Trail is a 8.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail that features a beautiful lake at the end that is exceptional for fishing. The trail passes through wildflowers, streams and waterfalls. Best hiked from March until October.

 
 
difficulty-06.png

STUART LAKE

At 9 miles round trip, Stuart Lake takes you through babbling brooks to lowland forests to dry scree slopes to wildflower speckled meadows to an alpine lake surrounded by granite peaks stretching to the sky. Stuart Lake is an all time favorite.

COLCHUCK

LAKE

The 8.3 miles hike to Colchuck Lake is the easiest and most popular way for people to see the glorious Enchantments. The route follows a peaceful stream through a lush forest, then climbs steeply to Colchuck Lake where the views of Dragontail Peak and Colchuck Peak won't disappoint.

SNOW LAKES

Icicle Gorge Trail is a 4.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail at the end of Icicle Road that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

 
difficulty-05.png

4th of July

This steep 12 miles of relentless trail takes you through fields of wildflowers, rattlesnake country, and high above the city of Leavenworth to a ridge with breathtaking views from the valley below to the craggy peaks of the Alpine Lakes Wilderness.  A perfect adventure for a cool morning!

Mt. Cashmere

The Enchantments offer some of the best views in Washington. Cashmere Mountain allows you to see them all at once from across the valley. At 17 miles and 5,500 feet of gain it's a push but it's well worth the push. One of the best views of the surrounding Leavenworth area. 

Enchantment

Lakes Loop

Hiking through the 18 miles of stunning basins, lakes, and peaks known collectively as the Enchantments is to experience the Alpine Lakes Wilderness at its best. many decide to take their time hiking this demanding route; thru-hiking is also an option for those who wish to push their limits.