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Rattlesnake Mountain Trail

A really nice hike in the woods. Summit views are beautiful! Trail well marked and has some... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
virginias729
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Santa Rosa, CA
Great starter trail that's just the right length and has super cool views.

This trail is well maintained, well marked, and is relatively short. I went on a weekend that was... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
FlightTime27
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Redmond, Washington
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

A really nice hike in the woods. Summit views are beautiful! Trail well marked and has some hills. A nice big parking lot, or can park for free outside of the park and walk in. Not many people on the trail when we were there.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This trail is well maintained, well marked, and is relatively short. I went on a weekend that was 90-degrees, yet up in the trees it felt like 70s so don't let the heat deter you. The trail wasn't as crowded as I expected and people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

The hike is relatively easy although it does start off going uphill and feels never ending. The view at the top are stunning and would much recommend as a half day activity

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

The trail starts at the lake, and is clearly indicated. You can also find room to park the car. The trail goes up all the time till the viewpoint over the lake. It is a nice hike, but it remains a long time in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Erbee64
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Great fun and exercise for hikers of all levels. Go early to avoid crowds but it’s great even mid day. Lots of dogs and people of all ages.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a pretty heavily trafficked trail, but there is plenty of room to get around people if needed. Nicely groomed trail with a bit of a climb making it a great workout. Plenty of parking is offered.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Took my 3 kids 10,7,3 to do this trail - was challenging for the two oldest but keeping the motivation of the view (and a cupcake) gave some motivation - the backpack to carry my youngest was really needed. You should expect it to be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

I’m planning on hiking once a week with family and friends this summer and this was a good start! We went on a Monday about 10:00 and while there were still a lot of people on the trail it wasn’t too crowded. It’s a fairly...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

This was my first time hiking and I set my mind that I can do it. We choose this trail due to good reviews and recommendations from friends. We went Friday afternoon to avoid the crowd. The trail is approximately 5 mile, 3300ft elevation and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dreamy7174
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This hike was beautiful! The hike wasn't too long or strenuous and it was easy to get to with our rental car. The views from the top were amazing considering how short the hike was (less than 2 miles each way). It was a little...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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kcochrane9
18 January 2017|
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Response from Gabigabs | Reviewed this property |
Rattlesnake Mountain is part of the approximately 11-mile long ridge. You can access it from either end. From Seattle, drive east on I-90 to exit 32 for 436th Avenue SE. Turn right onto 436th Avenue SE, also signed as Cedar... More
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Danielle R
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
Hello Danielle -- The lake does go down a bit in summer and fall but it should be doing very nicely after recent rains. Yes, the trail can be busy of weekends, particularly if pleasant weather. We hike it year-round, often... More
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