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Grand Canyon of Fifteenmile Creek

Issaquah Alps > Tiger Mountain
47.4734, -121.9931 Map & Directions
Length
1.4 miles, roundtrip
Elevation Gain
350 feet
Highest Point
1200 feet
Calculated Difficulty About Calculated Difficulty
Easy
This connector trail runs from Tiger Mountain Road to the actual trail head along the road inside the park. Full-size image
  • Rivers
  • Waterfalls

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A short and secluded walk along Fifteenmile creek offers views of waterfalls, cliffs and old coal mines. Continue reading

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Hiking Grand Canyon of Fifteenmile Creek

A short and secluded walk along Fifteenmile creek offers views of waterfalls, cliffs and old coal mines.

Finding this trail is half the fun and when you do you'll most likely have it to yourself. It's surprising to find such a vigorous creek on Tiger Mountain, which at one point bounces along a rocky bed in a way that might interest kayakers. The trail is easy to follow and deadends deep in the recesses of the "Grand Canyon".

Using an unofficial boot trail at the end it's possible to connect up to the Hobart-Middle Tiger RR grade, but bring boots because this is usually a muddy project.

Grand Canyon of Fifteenmile Creek

Map & Directions

Trailhead
Co-ordinates: 47.4734, -121.9931 Open in Google Maps

Before You Go

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Parking Pass/Entry Fee

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WTA Pro Tip: Save a copy of our directions before you leave! App-based driving directions aren't always accurate and data connections may be unreliable as you drive to the trailhead.

Getting There

Access to this trail is complicated by the absence of legal parking spots near the trailhead. One option is to park near the Mirrormont fire station and walk approximately a half mile north to the connector trail between the road and the actual trailhead inside the park.

More Hike Details

Trailhead

Issaquah Alps > Tiger Mountain

Grand Canyon of Fifteenmile Creek (#TIGER)

Washington State Department of Natural Resources

Guidebooks & Maps

Guide to Trails of Tiger Mountain

William K Longwell Jr

Issaquah Alps Trail Club

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Grand Canyon of Fifteenmile Creek

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