Soos Creek Trail to Lake Meridian Park


Day Hike - Soos Creek Trail to Lake Meridian Park

A wilderness experience on a popular, wide, paved, mostly level urban trail with a lunch stop at a picnic table by Lake Meridian.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 100 ft

Meet at 10 AM at the parking lot on the Kent east hill on SE 208th St at the 13600 point.

This is a very pleasant hike providing varied views of interesting vegetation in a conveniently reached urban setting, enroute to the lunch spot at Lake Meridian, where a large number of ducks welcome us.  Restroom facilities are available at the trailhead, the lunch spot and two intermediate spots along the trail. 


Soos Creek Trail to Lake Meridian Park

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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