Waptus & Spade Lakes and Polallie Ridge


Backpack - Waptus & Spade Lakes and Polallie Ridge

Remote, rarely visited alpine lake at the base of Mount Daniels

  • Strenuous
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 25.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft

Where: Tibbetts Valley Park and Ride, Issaquah. SE 17th Ave NW/Newport Way, parking lot just south of the transit center garage

When: 7am

Long mileage with minimal elevation gain. Good fitness required. Backup camping options at Waptus Lake.


Waptus & Spade Lakes and Polallie Ridge

  • Green Trails Stevens Pass No. 176

    Green Trails Kachess Lake No. 208

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes West (Stevens Pass) No. 176S
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Ten Essentials
  • Tent
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Water filter
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