Be prepared for hiking by bringing proper gear, including. Have gear and craving more fresh air? The camping sites are 20 to 50 feet in from the parking area. Both campsites are first come, first served. Aaaand one more try after the image upload plugin upgrade (rotation bug fix), © 2001-2020 TAY and our awesome community members. Fishing, rafting, kayaking, canoeing and swimming are popular at Big Eddy, a satellite park five miles east. Wallace Falls State Park offers a one-quarter mile interpretive trail. Simulation data with high predictability can replace measurements. For areas or data with lower predictability, simulation cannot replace measurements and can also not be used as an evidence. Perfect for getting out there and gaining some vert! In the history archive meteogram, the purple points represent the wind direction, as indicated on the right axis. GEAR RENTAL  Rent the gear you need and have it delivered to your door by Arrive Outdoors! Parking usually fills by 11 a.m. on the weekends. The last 2 weeks of past weather data for Mount Pilchuck State Forest are available for free evaluation here. The area offers a rock-climbing wall 8 miles east near Index. Picnic tables are all first come, first served. Please contact us for more information (. We followed someone else's tracks and got intel from a local who pointed us to the winter trail, which took us 50 yards from the parking lot. Northwest Avalanche Center. Let your feet (or snowshoes) take you up the Wallace River to powerful Wallace Falls, with its three tiers of water rushing over rock and timber. 2. There is a maximum of 5 persons per campsite. Tolmie Peak Weather (Days 0-3): The weather forecast for Tolmie Peak is: Heavy rain (total 45mm), mostly on Tue morning. Mount Pilchuck features a series of interpretive panels that explain the history of the lookout and the names of the surrounding peaks. Two of the cabins have two rooms, and two of the cabins have a ramp that is ADA accessible. April 30, 2020. Backpacking equipment, stamina and a permit from park staff open other exciting options: two lakes, 5 and 6 miles from the trailhead, offer quiet backcountry camping. For more than 6 months there are monthly aggregations. Wind speed and direction (in degree 0° = North, 90° = East, 180° = South and 270° = West). For fee information, check out our camping rates page. Located on the west side of the Cascades, the park features a 265-foot waterfall, old-growth coniferous forests and fast-moving rivers and streams. There is a boat ramp at Big Eddy, a satellite park five miles east, for put-in or take-out on the Skykomish River. 249 Main Ave. S, Suite 107-366 North Bend, WA 98045 (206) 909-0203 info@nwac.us. Swimming access is 5 miles east at Big Eddy along the Skykomish River. We carried our skis through the woods, and cramponed up steep water ice. You can find the altitude of the grid cell besides the coordinates. Weekend Forecast. Rock climbing is possible at the Index Town Wall, 12 miles east of Wallace Falls. The lower trailhead at 2,600 feet welcomes you to the ascent with an easy grade at the outset.