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Great hike along the beautiful river

Great hike for the average hiker with some beautiful scenery! Not a whole lot of wildlife along the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Antonio, Texas
Nice hike along the river.

A fairly easy hike along the beautiful Icicle River. Good for young adults as well as Grammys... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leavenworth, Washington
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Wenatchee River Ranger District, Leavenworth, WA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hike for the average hiker with some beautiful scenery! Not a whole lot of wildlife along the hike. It is a dirt road for the last 3-4 miles and there's a $5 fee to park, so be sure to have exact cash.

Thank HomeRon210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fairly easy hike along the beautiful Icicle River. Good for young adults as well as Grammys! Bring your cameras!

Thank ncwfolk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You get some shade and some sun so you never get too hot. Dip your feet in the river to refresh yourself. Beautiful escape into alpine lakes area that is doable with children.

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth the drive up the ridge to view the river as it cuts through the gorge. Many spots to stop along the way to take photos, clamor down to the river, hike along the trail, or even take a dip in some of the...More

1  Thank iris0507
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For those who enjoy a walk in natural surroundings, this a wonderful 4 mile walk. The most challenging part of this day trip is the last 2 miles to the trailhead which is a gravel road. Once on the trail, your senses will be stimulated...More

Thank bhoppins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Icicle Gorge trail is a perfect hike/walk for a family. It is very easy with a wide variety of scenery (wooded areas, open views, river views). The wooded areas provide a nice respite from the sun and heat. There are educational signs along the way...More

Thank Tamara C
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Around 16 miles out of town, last bit is down dirt road easily accessible by car. We went on a Thursday in August 11.30am and there was plenty of parking for a five dollar fee. The walk is approx 4.5 miles, we took lots of...More

1  Thank rosielamb
Reviewed 8 August 2018

5 of us went tubing and we had a blast. So scenic, saw 5 deer, water was so refreshing & tubing was a blast. I highly recommend going down this river!

Thank Barb K
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Icicle Gorge is about 12 miles up the Icicle Valley. The trail is a circle. You go a little over 2 miles along each side of the river. (making it a bout 4.5 miles). It is pretty flat compared to most trails in the Leavenworth...More

2  Thank Brad S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We drove up to icicle gorge on our vacation to Washington. Beautiful! There is a real nice hiking trail that takes you all the way around and back to your car! I think I read somewhere it’s only three miles, but it felt longer than...More

1  Thank bellaluv2travel
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2 August 2018|
Response from QueenBness | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if it is closed in winter. Maybe contact rangers at Okanogan Watchee National Park. Enjoy