DISTANCE
19.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
5088 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

backpacking

birding

camping

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

no dogs

hiking
Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Every time I hike NF Sol Duc "Stairmaster" comes to mind. It seems like the steps never end, especially when descending. This is the route we usually take to access the Bailey Range. When you reach Heart Lake you are almost always guaranteed elk, mountain goat, and bear sightings.