Snowgrass Flat & Goat Lake Basin

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Backpack - Snowgrass Flat & Goat Lake Basin

Explore one of the most beautiful (and popular) alpine locations in the Goat Rocks Wilderness on a three-day, two-night backpack.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 22.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,600 ft

8:00 am August 2, location TBD

Open to students in the Olympia Branch Backpacking course.

Route/Place

Snowgrass Flat & Goat Lake Basin



  • Green Trails Goat Rocks William O Douglas Wilderness No. 303S

    Green Trails White Pass No. 303

    Green Trails Packwood No. 302

    USGS Hamilton Buttes

    USGS Walupt Lake

    USGS Packwood Lake

    USGS Old Snowy Mountain
  • See full route/place details.
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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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