Naches, WA Trails and Parks

Naches has 26 trails in the vicinity, including 13 hiking trails and 6 for snowshoeing. These trails range from 1.4 to 44 miles in length. The most popular trails are Chinook Pass Loop (Backpacking), Cleman Mountain and Rocky Prairie. Trails.com member Andoni E. recently completed Bear Canyon.
  • Bear Creek MountainView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  11 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike through a recent burn and ancient forest along a lonely ridge to a lofty former lookout site on the eastern edge of the Goat Rocks crest. ...

  • North Fork Tieton RiverView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  Up to 5 hours
    •  9.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Five tours start from this small sno-park, presenting skiers with an unusual number of choices when they first arrive. With the exception of ...

  • Boulder Cave TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  1.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Mother Nature sometimes provides unique treats for kids, and this is one of the best examples: a deep basalt gorge to explore, with a dark 200-foot-long ...

  • Cleman MountainView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Easy
    •  1.5 hours or more for exploring road network
    •  19 miles
    •  Guide

    Cleman Mountain, a 15-mile-long ridge formed of Columbia Basin lava flows more than 10 million years ago, was named in 1868 for settler Augustan ...

  • Meet Me at the Feeding Station: Elk and Bighorn Sheep at Oak CreekView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Nature Trips  
    •  Up to a weekend
    •  Guide

    Winter feeding stations attract otherwise elusive elk and bighorn sheep for guaranteed close-up viewing. At Oak Creek Wildlife Area, near Yakima, ...

  • Bear CanyonView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    This really is a transition zone where pines and even some fir trees cover the more protected north slopes. South slopes are a different story, ...

  • Bethel RidgeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Naches, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    This is an easy eight-mile out-and-back ride. The route follows a compacted dirt and gravel road for two miles to Bethel ridge. This road is ...

  • Cleman MountainView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  5 hours
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Cleman Mountain stretches west to east above the Naches River Valley to the south and the Wenas Valley to the north. The mountain offers an endless ...

  • Oak Creek Wildlife AreaView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Birding  
    •  Guide

    Sometimes habitats change slowly, other times they change quickly, as Oak Creek Canyon did during the writing of this book when a fire zipped ...

  • Tieton River MeadowsView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Snowshoeing  
    •  8 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Is there anything more serene than snow-flocked pine trees? This route ambles gently up the wide Tieton River valley, rolling through broad meadows ...

  • American RidgeView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Snowshoeing  
    •  5 hours
    •  5.6 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a winter scramble up a ruthlessly steep trail, but the views and the scenery along the way are unmatched. Although the trail may be demanding, ...

  • Pleasant Valley LoopView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  Up to 8 hours
    •  14 miles
    •  Guide

    Shadowed by the steep walls of Fifes and American Ridges, the snow lingers in Pleasant Valley long after it has melted on the surrounding hillsides, ...

  • Lost LakeView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  6 hours - 2 days
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Have no fear, Lost Lake is lost no more. In summer, a paved road winds up from the valley floor to a small lakeside campground nestled below ...

  • Round MountainView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  5 hours
    •  9 miles
    •  Guide

    Although primarily on a road that tunnels through dense forest, the Round Mountain Tour occasionally yields beautiful, head-on views of the Goat ...

  • Boulder CaveView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  1.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Boulder Cave is a place of wonder, deep darkness, and interesting geology. Kids and adults alike will love standing inside and pondering what ...

  • Edgar RockView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    When driving State Route 410, it’s hard to miss the giant monolith on the south side of the road. Edgar Rock was once used as a fire lookout ...

  • Buck LakeView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail to Buck Lake can lead far into the backcountry by synching up with many different trails. But Buck Lake itself is accessible by a short, ...

  • Tieton Nature TrailView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Kids and adults will love this hike with its abundant nature, fairly level trail, and swinging suspension bridge for channeling your inner Indiana ...

  • Waterworks CanyonView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  3.6 miles
    •  Guide

    A beautiful canyon filled with colorful wildflowers, a trickling creek, wildlife-viewing opportunities, and plenty of sunshine awaits. ...

  • Conrad Meadows and Surprise LakeView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  13 miles
    •  Guide

    This is perhaps one of the weirdest trails in this book. The cattle allotment agreement between private landowners and the Forest Service allows ...

  • Rocky PrairieView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Off-Highway Drives  
    •  Easy to Moderate
    •  1 hour
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    Get ready for spectacular vistas across a deep river valley and rugged wilderness, as well as a beautiful and adventurous drive on a mild 4WD ...

  • Chinook Pass Loop (Backpacking)View Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  3-4 days
    •  44 miles
    •  Guide

    This diverse and enjoyable loop is a good example of how creative hikers can do some fine backpacking despite having a road in the middle of ...

  • Shoe LakeView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  15.7 miles
    •  Guide

    Hike along the Pacific Crest Trail above a rocky cirque to alpine meadows bursting with blossoms. Then descend to Shoe Lake, socked away in a ...

  • Twin Sisters Lakes TrailView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    •  Day hike or backpack
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    These two large jewel-like lakes lie close together on a well-graded trail, close enough to the road for a day trip, but delightful enough to ...

  • Naches RiverView Trail Details

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    Naches, WA

    • Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  5 to 7 hours (spring flows)
    •  26 miles
    •  Guide

    The Naches derives its name from an Indian word meaning “plenty of water.” While this is dry country, there is usually plenty of water in the ...