Day Hike - Sheep Lake (Chinook Pass)

An easy Hike to a scenic lake. This part of a series of Kid (12 and up) friendly hikes through the summer months.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft

9am at Chinook Pass overlook.

This is part of a series of Kid (12 years old and up) friendly hikes for the summer of 2018.  parents/guardians with children that are ready for a hike of this nature are encouraged to sign up themselves and their child - no unaccompanied youth allowed. 

 The pace will be social with stops encouraged along the way.


Sheep Lake (Chinook Pass)

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  • See full route/place details.
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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