Day Hike - Packwood Lake


Day Hike - Packwood Lake

Need to see since it's listed in the 100 Classic Hikes in WA book. Please read leader's notes. Up to 2 dogs welcome.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

6:45am @ Renton P&R (south end)

Up to 2 dogs welcome, but dog owner must drive.

We will hike to the south end of the lake and back which will add an add'l 4 miles R/T to this hike.

Will happen rain or shine unless exceptionally bad weather.


Packwood Lake

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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