Family Hike: Twin Falls Trail, WA

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This is a great family hike…if you do it during the week. I haven’t done a mid-afternoon Saturday hike forever, and now I remember why! It changes the whole experience. You aren’t able to have that strong connection with nature that you would normally get if there were a few 100 less people.

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Anyway, the positives are that it’s a great hike for kids (probably ages 5 and up), because it’s only about 2.6 miles roundtrip. If the kids are too little, you are going to be carrying them – we saw plenty of that! The Snoqualmie river is right at the start to throw rocks in (or save it for the end like we did).

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There are some old growth trees, moss covered trunks,

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and nursing logs that are pretty impressive also.

The falls drop 150 feet…

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Hike up a bit further to the bridge to see the “twin” falls…

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then look over the edge (my phone did, not me).

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To get there, just take Exit 34 off I-90 (past the North Bend outlets), turn right and follow the signs.

Note: You’ll need your Discover pass.

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