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Icicle Gorge

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Address: Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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This hike was recommended by a fellow TripAdvisor poster. Thank you so much for the recommendation. We had a great time. It was close enough and short enough to fit in our day... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Honolulu
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142 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This hike was recommended by a fellow TripAdvisor poster. Thank you so much for the recommendation. We had a great time. It was close enough and short enough to fit in our day trip. The trailhead is approximately 16 miles off highway 2. We got to see some pretty scenery we don't get to see in Hawaii. It's about 3.5... More 

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Redmond, Oregon
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330 reviews
92 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The road in is a little sketchy for the last 3 miles (bumpy gravel) but the hike was amazing along Icicle Creek. It is about 4 miles with views of the mountains and wild flowers in bloom. The hike itself is rated as easy with little elevation gain. One tip, bring bug spray.

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Thank Mike_B52033
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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40 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks 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.

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Framingham, Massachusetts
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319 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 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.

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1 Thank NewMexBound
Arizona
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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.

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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.

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Seattle
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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!

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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.

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Washington, Utah
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 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!

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Iowa City
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130 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 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.

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