Icicle Ridge Trail #1570


This trail provides access to Alpine Lakes Wilderness.

The first 3 miles of this trail provide a good day hike with views into the lower Icicle Creek valley. The ridgetop trail is difficult to follow in places.

The trail is not maintained beyond Frosty Pass. Water sources are limited in the first 14 miles of trail from the Icicle Ridge Trailhead to Cabin Creek.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Alpine Lake Wilderness permit required if going beyond the wilderness boundary at 9 miles.  These are self-issuing at the trailhead.
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Information Center: Wenatchee River Ranger District, (509) 548-2550

General Information


This trail begins at the Icicle Ridge Trailhead located 1-1/2 miles up the Icicle Creek Road #7600.  The trail ends at the Chain Lakes Trail #1569.

General Notes:

Green Trails Map - #178 Leavenworth/#177 Chiwaukum Mts.

USGS Map - Leavenworth/Cashmere Mountain/Big Jim Mountain/Chiwaukum Mountains, WA

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