Pine & Cedar Lakes


Day Hike - Pine & Cedar Lakes

We'll hike to Pine Lake, Cedar Lake, the overlook, or some combination of those. Distance, route and destination will vary somewhat depending in leader choice. This is a weekly hike every Wednesday, so come to as many as you like. The trail is steep, and as always, bring the 10 essentials!

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  • Wed, Jul 21, 2021
  • Bellingham Hiking
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,800 ft

The hike will begin at Chuckanut Mountain/Pine and Cedar Lakes Trailhead off of Old Samish Way, south of Bellingham.

We'll start hiking at 5:30 PM, so please arrive a little before then.

We'll plan to be back at the trailhead at about 8:30. Make sure to bring a headlamp and be prepared to hike in the dark. As always, bring the 10 essentials.

The trail is not long, but it is steep. Precise route and destination (Pine Lake, Cedar lake, the overlook or a combination of these) will be up to the leader.


Pine & Cedar Lakes

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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