Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes


Day Hike - Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students. Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph
  1. Meeting location information will be sent to registered participants. Plan on an early start, meeting at the trailhead at 7:00am.

This is a “go-getter” paced hike, meaning our goal is to average more than 2 mph with fewer stops. If this sounds appealing to you and matches your fitness level, great! If you are looking for a more leisurely paced hike, please know that is not the intention of this hike. 


Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes

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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