Greenwater, Echo & Lost Lakes


Day Hike - Greenwater & Lost Lakes

Enjoy a varied hike through old growth forest in a pretty river valley, past Greenwater Lakes, starting the climb up the Lost Creek valley, taking a short side trip to visit Quinn lake before climbing the final ridge through a section of burned forest to reach Lost Lake.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,550 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,000 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 mph

The group will meet at 8:00 at the Enumclaw Safeway parking lot (152 Roosevelt Ave E) to consolidate carpools before heading up Highway 410 to the trailhead.  A Northwest Forest Pass or National Park Pass is required to park. A restroom is available at the trailhead.


Directions and other trip details will be sent to participants after registration closes on August 22nd.


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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