Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes


Day Hike - Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes

Gain 500 feet over two miles through old growth forest on a good trail to the second of the two pristine Greenwater Lakes, where we have our lunch.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

Meet at 9:30 AM at the Enumclaw Ranger Station.  

This is an easy hike through a scenic forest and by two pristine lakes, the second of which is our lunch stop.  It is a short drive from Enumclaw on paved roads to the trailhead.  There are restrooms at the Enumclaw Ranger Station and at the trailhead.  A Northwest Forest Pass, or the equivalent, must be displayed by each car at the trailhead. 


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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