Lake Ann (Mount Shuksan)


Day Hike - Lake Ann (Mount Shuksan)

We will hike the trail to the lake slowly and look for flowers, butterflies, and birds. The views of Mt. Suskan, Mt. Baker, and the North Cascades are outstanding.

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

We will meet at the Lake Ann Trail Head parking lot (Paved Parking Lot is just below Artist Point) at 9 AM to begin. I will be staying at the Mt. Baker Lodge for the weekend and leave there at 8:45 AM. If anyone comes from Seattle they will need to arrange meeting at 6 AM. Participants are encouraged to stay at the lodge for this hike.

Bring water, lunch, and hiking poles are recommended.


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
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