Eightmile Lake, Eightmile Mountain & Lake Caroline


Day Hike - Eightmile Lake

We will only do the Eightmile Lake Trail. Views of the Stuart Range dominate this hike. Time permitting, we will also hike the Tumwater Pipeline Trail.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,650 ft
  • Pace: Leisurely to slow

Due to the long drive to the trailhead, we will meet at Monroe Park and Ride at 6:00 am.

Plan for an after hike dineout at 59er Diner. 


Eightmile Lake, Eightmile Mountain & Lake Caroline

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

    Green Trails Enchantment Lakes 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
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