Nine Mile Falls #44

Area Status: Open

Nine Mile Falls Trailhead SignThis easy .25 mile trail through a serene setting leads to a viewpoint of Nine Mile Falls. This is the only designated hiking trail on the Forest leading to waterfall. No restrooms.




Parking Area for Nine Mile Falls Junction for NF 2053/Black Floor Cabin Road, NF2054, and Refrigerator Canyon Nine Mile Falls Trail Nine Mile Falls viewing platform Nine Mile Falls waterfall

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Parking
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: 16 miles from Republic, WA
Information Center: Trail Map provided by

General Information

General Notes:
  • USGS Map: Bear Mountain


From Republic, WA:  Take highway 20 east 8 miles to county road 99 (Hall Creek). Turn right. Hall Creek turns into forest road 2053 (Black Floor Cabin Rd). Follow forest road 2053 9.5 miles to an intersection with forest road 2054. Turn left and park. Trail will be on your right.

Google map directions from Republic, WA

Note: County road 233 (Refrigerator Canyon Rd) does not connect to county road 99. McMann Creek Road off Ninemile Road and Quartz Road is not suitable for passanger vehicles or trailers.

Latitude 48.542679 Longitude -118.633991

Recreation Map

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Day Hiking

  • This short shaded trail leads to a viewpoint of Nine Mile Creek as it tumbles over rocks in a sheltered drainage.
Difficulty Level: Easy

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery


Parking: Small parking area

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  Area/Length : 
0.25 miles

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  Elevation : 
3,358 ft. - 3,400 ft.