Tuesday, June 25, 2013

KUOW Hike of the Week- Heybrook Lookout & Bridal Veil Falls

Updated June 25, 2013

Trail off of Highway 2 west of Stevens Pass

Great views from lookout
Bring your Green Trails Maps- One of the 10 essentials

Check out map 142  for this hike

View towards Mt Index on way up

View of Mt Index from top

Fagin looking east from top
Steep climb but protected

Driving Directions: From Everett follow US 2 east for 37 miles (approximately 2 miles east of the steel bridge crossing the Skykomish River) to the trailhead (elev. 850 ft), located on the north side of the highway.
Trail stats: 2.6 miles roundtrip 850 feet gain
Hike Two- Bridal Veil Falls
Start of hike
Views of Mt Index
Going up towards falls
Lots of water will cool you off
Water streaming down from Lake Serene
Driving directions. From Heybrook lookout go on Highway 2 and go about 2 miles west and turn left on Mount Index Road and go about 0.40 miles to trail.
Trail stats: 4.4 miles roundtrip about 1000 foot gain

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