Basic Snowshoe - Heather Lake (winter)

Heather Lake

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  • Easy+
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft
9:30 AM at Verlot Ranger Station
NOTE: Priority will be given to recent Seattle Basic Snowshoe graduates.

Have President's Day off? Enjoy the holiday in the snow!

In addition to snowshoes and poles, traction devices are highly recommended. Drivers needed.

If there are enough newly graduated Basic Snowshoe students, we may take a slightly more leisurely pace to practice skills.

Contact Leader for questions.

Heather Lake (winter)

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