Swim/Beach

Swimming holes on the skykomish

Swimming Holes & Beaches on the Skykomish

Beat the Heat & Go for a Dip in Washington's Cascade Mountains

There is nothing quite like a cool dip in a swimming hole on a hot summer day, and the Skykomish River has plenty of hidden spots to enjoy the water. Pack a lunch, grab your SPF and towels and discover the simple luxury of a swim in the mountains of Washington. There is really no better way to relax when the temperatures spike. Surrounded by glorious mountain views and away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, these swimming holes on the Skykomish are certain to give you pause to appreciate the beauty of Washington. Please be aware, any activity involving water can become dangerous very easily. Practice caution in choosing where to swim, be up-to-date on water safety protocols, and never jump into water you cannot clearly see through.