Baker River & East Baker Lake


Day Hike - Baker River & East Baker Lake

9 mile round trip hike along the East Bank trail to Noisy Creek campground by the lake. We will start from the North trailhead over the suspension bridge.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

 Meet in south section of Eastmont Park & Ride (exit 189 of I-5 in south Everett) at 7:00am to form carpools.  A second meeting place further north will be arranged if needed.
The mountaineers no longer arranges carpools. It is up to participants to get to the pre-arranged meeting place where carpools to the trailhead will be formed. Please ensure you can find and arrive at the meeting place before asking to join the hike.

Forested hike with many unique bridges, streams and waterfalls.  Dine out after hike.


Baker River & East Baker Lake

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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