Rachel, Rampart & Lila Lakes


Day Hike - Rachel, Rampart & Lila Lakes

Glorious high country of rocks and tarns and peaks all around.

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  • Moderate, Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

0530 at Issaquah Transit Center

Let's go ramble the high country above Rachel Lake.  Rocks, tarns, ponds and nature's bonsai gardens.


Rachel, Rampart & Lila 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
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