Colchuck Lake


Day Hike - Colchuck Lake

Spring hike east of the crest

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,100 ft

Brickyard Park and Ride (Bothell) 9:00 am

The road to the trailhead (Icicle Creek and NF-7601) is fully open - this should be a nice spring hike.  Micro-spikes (or other traction devices) are required - there is consolidated snow on most of the trail.   The pace will be moderate.


Colchuck Lake

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

    USGS Enchantment Lakes

    Green Trails The Enchantments No. 209S
  • See full route/place details.
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

And micro-spikes or other traction devices.

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