Mt Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest | Middle Fork
7.16 miles, roundtrip
(This is from what we recorded on a Garmin Fenix 6x)
Gain: 846 ft.
Highest Point: 956 ft.
Back in the 1930s, the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) built trails all over America. This was a way to provide jobs for young Americans while simultaneously improve our trail systems and conservation efforts.
The Middle Fork area benefitted from these efforts, and the CCC Trail was established. This trail is a good option for those easing into hiking and want something that doesn't have a ton of elevation.
The trailhead starts just off the Middle Fork Snoqualmie Road. You'll follow the trail as it meanders through the woods, with random sections of views of the nearby peaks.
After a couple miles, the trail spits you out onto an old road. You can turn around here, or follow the road to the left and that will take you to the next section of the CCC Trail.
As you get back onto the trail, you'll see small creeks and waterfalls along the way. We followed this section for another couple of miles before turning around.
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