Basin Lake


Day Hike - Basin Lake

A scenic hike off of Hwy 410 east of Chinook Pass.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.5
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

8am at the Trailhead.

This will be a loop hike going in via the PCT and back via Cement Basin trail.  See leader for details.  


Basin 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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