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Best trails in Gifford Pinchot National Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Washington? AllTrails has 143 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 65 moderate trails in Gifford Pinchot National Forest ranging from 0.8 to 1073.5 miles and from 98 to 7,020 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Lewis River Falls Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 3 h 4 m
As of June 01, 2020, users have reported that the recreation center and lower falls parking area is closed, but you might be able to find parking at the upper falls (just an extra 5-10 min down the roShow more
#2 - Silver Star Mountain via Grouse Vista Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 57 m
Be prepared to encounter some snow, even in early summer. Poles are helpful on this journey, as well. Users have reported that the road leading to the trailhead is very difficult to pass in winter conShow more
#3 - Coyote Wall Loop Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 50 m
Moderate to difficult hike with steep inclines, but gorgeous views and amazing wildflowers to see during spring time. There are many connecting trails and is easy to make into a longer or shorter loopShow more
#4 - Snowgrass Flats and Goat Lake Loop Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 12.1 mi • Est. 6 h 44 m
A long hike into some very beautiful country and awesome NW vistas. If you love pristine wilderness and beautiful views of major mountains and broad green meadows, this hike is for you. Take 96 throuShow more
#5 - Silver Star and Ed's Trail Loop
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 52 m
Silver Star and Ed's Trail Loop is a 4.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Yacolt, Washington that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a nuShow more
#6 - Falls Creek Trail Loop
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 47 m
Please note the NFD-25 is still closed right after Iron Creek falls. The gate is closed on the road 3062, so you have to walk 2 miles in to get to the trailhead. Please consult the park's website befoShow more
#7 - Packwood Lake Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 9.2 mi • Est. 4 h 44 m
A beautiful lake and the perfect setting for a picnic. The view as the lake opens is an unexpected feast for the senses. Lots of dogs and families on the trail and at the lake.Show more
#8 - Lower Falls Creek Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 39 m
Lower Falls Creek Trail is a 3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Carson, Washington that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optShow more
#9 - Siouxon Trail: Siouxon Trailhead
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 4 h 54 m
Siouxon Trail: Siouxon Trailhead is a 8.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Amboy, Washington that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#10 - Lava Canyon Trail
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
Refer to the 'Lava Canyon Suspension Bridge' to hike to the bridge only. The first section of the trail is a PAVED interactive walk that has plenty of marked signage and history about the formation oShow more
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