Lake Ann (Mount Shuksan)


Day Hike - Lake Ann

This hike is part of the Tacoma Hiking and Backpacking weekend at Baker Lodge and is open to retreat participants. This hike offers glorious wildflowers and views of towering surrounding cliffs, lovely mountain meadows, and tons of picturesque creeks and beautiful waterfalls.

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
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,900 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

Meet after breakfast.  Be sure to have your lodge chore done and your bags packed and ready to go prior to leaving for the hike.

This hike is part of the Tacoma Hiking and Backpacking weekend at the Baker Lodge.  Register to attend The Tacoma Hiking and Backpacking Committee  Mt Baker Lodge Retreat weekend from 8/16-8/17/19 here:

The pace will be moderate, with stops for taking photos and enjoying the gorgeous scenery. We will stop for snack/lunch at the Lake. Be capable to hike at a steady moderate pace.

 You can find more information on the hike here:


Lake Ann (Mount Shuksan)

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
Trip Reports