Autumn Colors in the Upper Valley
Come enjoy gorgeous fall colors on a hike from scenic Stevens Creek in the Dishman Hills. This 4.5 mile hike will head up to Big Rock from Stevens Creek Trailhead and continue onto the Upper Valley Loop in Iller Creek and then back down to the trailhead. From the Big Rock viewpoint, there are amazing views of Steptoe Butte, Mica Peak and the Palouse. We will also enjoy fantastic views from the East Ridge of the Upper Valley Loop. The colors in the fall are spectacular!
Distance: 4.5 miles
Total Elevation gain: about 1600 ft.
Please dress for the weather and bring water, a snack, and hiking poles if you wish. Dogs are allowed on leash. No Discover Pass required!
Directions: From the Palouse Highway, turn left onto Stevens Creek Rd and drive for about two miles. The road ends at the parking lot where we will all meet before the hike. Please arrive a few minutes early so we can get started on time!