Hiking the Denny Creek Trail in Washington will take you past the Snoqualmie Waterfalls.
Denny Creek is a hiking trail near Snoqualmie Pass in the state of Washington. The trail takes you past the Snoqualmie River and Snoqualmie Falls, which are famous for having been featured in the 1990s TV show Twin Peaks. The trail leads to Melakwa Lake and is nine miles round trip in all. If you are interested in hiking the trail or visiting the area there are several hotels that you can consider.
Salish Lodge and Spa
The Salish Lodge and Spa is located 25 miles away from Denny Creek and has 89 rooms that were renovated in 2010. All of the rooms come equipped with custom wood furniture, oversized bath tubs, wood burning fireplaces and many have a view of the Snoqualmie River. The hotel is located in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. It is also just 30 minutes away from Bellevue and Seattle. Nearby attractions include the Snoqualmie Falls Park, Alki Beach, Ballard Locks, Golden Gardens Park, Pacific Science Center, Washington Park Arboretum, Bellevue Square, Redmond Town Center, Westlake Center, Pioneer Square, Space Needle, Woodland Park Zoo and other tourist spots. Guests can also enjoy activities like bike riding, hiking, rafting, kayaking, playing golf, fishing, horseback riding and skiing. The River View King room is offered at $289 per night, the River View Double at $289 per night, and the classic rooms at a $276 nightly rate, as of January 2011.
Old Hen Bed and Breakfast
The Old Hen Bed and Breakfast is a 24-minute drive, or 17.29 miles, away from Denny Creek. It is near the beautiful Snoqualmie Falls and Snoqualmie Pass. Some of the amenities that it offers are free Wi-Fi, usable throughout the premises; a flat-screen HD television; a library; heated floors and a complimentary breakfast. Guests can visit the Snoqualmie Casino, and shop at the North Bend Factory Outlet Stores. If you are the adventurous type some of the activities that you can enjoy while staying in this hotel are hiking the trails, canoeing on the Snoqualmie River, downhill skiing, inner tubing, snowshoeing and sledding. The Old English Balcony Suite is available at $250 per night plus tax, while the New Hampshire Red Suite is offered at $175 per night plus tax, and the Rhode Island Red Suite at $125 per night plus tax, as of January 2011.
The Summit Lodge is located 20 miles away from Denny Creek in Washington and has 80 rooms available for guests. Some of the amenities available in the room include cable TV, free wireless Internet and free coffee. Also available are a year-round heated pool, a jacuzzi and meeting rooms. The Snoqualmie Falls, Remlinger Farms, Northwest Railway Museum, Salmon Hatchery-Issaquah, Snoqualmie Casino and Boehm’s Candy Factory are all located within a 30-minute drive of the hotel. Activities such as hiking, fishing and biking are all close by. Room rates cost between $100 to $150 per night, as of January 2011.
The Edgewick Inn is located 16 miles away from Denny Creek in North Bend. The hotel has 42 rooms with queen-sized beds and two suites equipped with jacuzzis. All rooms come equipped with television, air conditioning, Internet access and cable TV. Within a 10-minute drive is the Snoqualmie Summit Ski Resort where you can sled, ski, snowshoe or ice skate. A 15-minute drive will take you to the Snoqualmie Falls where you can hike, fish, kayak or just relax by the waterfalls. Above the waterfalls is the Salish Lodge and Spa where you can get a relaxing massage, have some lunch or get a spa treatment.