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Dates: 5/1/2019 - 10/31/2019
City / State: Leavenworth, WA
Event Name: Icicle Gorge/Chatter Crk Trails
Event Type: Seasonal Walk
Event ID: 111819 2019/Y1675
Distance - Trail Ratings: 3K, 7K, 10K - 1B
Description: 10K walk consists of two separate trails. The 7K Icicle Gorge Trail goes downstream on one side of Icicle Creek, crosses it and returns upstream on the other side of the creek to another bridge crossing. The 3K Chatter Creek Trail is a NEW ROUTE FOR 2019. It is a moderately difficult hiking trail (450 feet elevation gain in one mile) to a creek crossing with small waterfalls. Both trails have beautiful mountain and creek views. 7K Gorge Trail is rated 1B while the 3K Chatter Creek Trail is rated 2B. Daylight hours only. Sturdy shoes or hiking boots recommended. A valid Federal lands pass is required for parking. A day-use NW Forest Pass can be purchased at the trailhead. Bring exact amount because no change is available. Along the trail and in the campgrounds are pit toilets. Wa. State Challenges: 39 Cos. - Chelan.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Bridges - Spanning the USA, Points of Reference, Treasure Hunt - A way to walk our precious trails, Walking the USA A - Z
Start Times: Daylight hours only
Location: Icicle Village Resort - Icicle Inn
Start Point / Driving Directions: 505 US 2, Leavenworth, WA. 98826 1-800-961-0162. EASTBOUND: US 2 to Leavenworth. Entering Leavenworth, hotel is on right. WESTBOUND: US 2 to Leavenworth. Go through town to west end. Hotel is on left. Ask for "Walk Box" at registration desk. After registering, you will drive 15.5 miles up Icicle Creek Rd to the Icicle Gorge Trailhead parking lot for the 7K Gorge River Trail and then drive 0.7 miles to the Chatter Creek Trailhead parking lot for the 3K Chatter Creek walk. Driving directions to walk start are on the walk instructions. Daily dawn to dusk.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Central Washington Sun Striders
Contact: Duane Russell (509) 548-4084
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