DIRECTIONS TO SLEEPING LADY Mt. RETREAT - LEAVENWORTH
7375 Icicle Road - Leavenworth, WA
There are two major routes -- via Hwy 2 over Stevens Pass, or I-90 - over Snoqualmie/Blewett Pass. For either route, fill your gas tank before going over the pass!
VIA HIGHWAY 2 & STEVENS PASS through Monroe, Gold Bar and Index. There are two approaches for this route, and both start from Health Sciences.
1. Via 520/ I-405 north. Head east on Pacific St. and turn right to cross the Montlake Bridge; take the 520 Floating Bridge across Lake Washington. After you cross the bridge, take I-405 North. From there, take exit 522 East, which will merge with Hwy 2. Head east on Hwy. 2 for 85 miles over Stevens Pass to the west boundary of Leavenworth.
**Turn right on Icicle Road (just before milepost 99) and travel about 2-1/2 miles, past the Leavenworth Nat'l. Fish Hatchery. Turn left to Sleeping Lady. Do not follow the major curve to the right, which leads into Icicle Canyon.
2. Via Lake City - 522. Go east on Pacific St., curving left at the hospital to go north on Montlake Blvd., continuing north onto 25th Ave. NE. Continue north on 25th until you merge right, onto Lake City Way, which becomes Hwy 522 that leads to Monroe. Drive through Monroe and follow signs to Hwy. 2. Then follow directions above to Sleeping Lady (**).
VIA I-90 - SNOQUALMIE / BLEWETT PASS. This route passes through Issaquah, North Bend and Cle Elum.
Head east on Pacific St., turn right and cross the Montlake Bridge. Take the exit for I-5 South, then I-90 East. You'll stay on this route over Snoqualmie Pass. Take Wenatchee Exit 85 and follow Hwy. 970 north over Blewett Pass for 35 miles to the junction of Hwy. 2. Turn left and travel west on Hwy. 2 for 5-1/2 miles through downtown Leavenworth to the west edge of town. Then follow directions as above to Sleeping Lady (**).