Wonderful lakes well worth the tough climb. All three lakes have excellent trout fishing. Says Raymond ''Lynx'' Menard
On close by Skokomish River - North Fork you discover a class II-III sweep of whitewater; the Staircase to Lake Cushman segment is 1.5 miles long. This sweep of Skokomish River - North Fork is advised for paddlers of medium know-how. Hamma Hamma River has a nearby whitewater part; the Boulder Creek to Hamma Hamma Campground portion
is a magnificent 3.5-mile-in-distance grade V+ part of whitewater. This part of Hamma Hamma River is proposed for skilled paddlers exclusively.