Snow & Gem Lakes (Snoqualmie)


Day Hike - Snow Lake

Find out why Snow Lake is one of the most visited alpine lakes. Mountain views, waterfalls, wildflowers, and maybe even a few pikas! This trip is only open to participants of the Adventure Wellness Weekend at Meany Lodge. Please register for the Weekend at: Please register for the Weekend at:

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • Pace: 2-2.5 mph

Meet after breakfast at Meany Lodge. Short carpool to trailhead.  

We will hike at a steady moderate pace so we can return by early afternoon to participate in other activities  at Meany Lodge. Leader's permission is required to confirm your registration at the Adventure Wellness Weekend. 



Snow & Gem Lakes (Snoqualmie)

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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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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