Day Hike - Surprise & Glacier Lakes

Day hike to two alpine lakes

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  • Sat, Aug 16, 2014
  • Seattle Singles Activities Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft

6:30 am at Brickyard Park & Ride

Chase the stream through the woods, up the valley.  Icy water reflects the surrounding peaks.  A prize for anyone who jumps in the lakes.  Shinrin-yoku at its best.



Surprise & Glacier 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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