Day Hike - Josephine Lake


Day Hike - Josephine Lake

Come join me for a fall/early winter hike to two beautiful Alpine Lakes; Susan Jane Lake and Josephine Lake.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,354 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,150 ft


Meeting place and time is TBD.  Group size will be dependent on COVID-19 restrictions in place at the time of the trip.  This trip may become a snowshoe depending on snow pack level.   This will be determined a few days prior to the trip. 


Josephine, Chain & Doelle 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
  11. Mask or Buff
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