Rachel, Rampart & Lila Lakes


Backpack - Rachel, Rampart & Lila Lakes

A gorgeous destination with great side trips. The approach is easy until the last mile before the lake. That's steep and nasty but you can make it - we'll help if need be.

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,100 ft

We'll carpool, mostly from Issaquah

More details to come. It will be a leisurely outing


Rachel, Rampart & Lila Lakes

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials plus overnight gear which may include:

  • Tent with footprint/ground tarp
  • Stove and fuel
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Water filter
  • Bear canister or extra stuff sack and cord designated for hanging food
  • Cooking pot/pan with plate and utensils
  • Toilet paper and shovel or blue bag to deal with waste
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