Taylor River - Marten Creek, Otter Falls, and Big Creek Falls, Middle Fork Snoqualmie River, Washington
10 Miles rt - 500 ft elevation gain - Maximum elevation 1,200 ft
On this road-to-trail you'll find access to three unique waterfalls: Marten Creek, Otter Falls, and Big Creek Falls. The highlight is Otter Falls, a 600-foot slide of creek descending a huge granite slab into Lipsy Lake. A cairn at 4.5 miles marks a short spur trail to the lake and falls.
From Seattle, drive east on 1-90 to exit 34. Turn left (north) on 468th Street. At the MIddle Fork Snoqualmie Road (FR 56) turn right and go 12.5 miles to the Taylor River Road. Turn left and park at the trailhead about a half mile in. Northwest Forest Pass required.