Talapus Lake Trail


Day Hike - Talapus & Olallie Lakes

Phase 2 - After Hours Conditioning Hike as a Moderate Pace

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,220 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

4:50 PM trailhead

Nice forest hike to two lakes. Bring a sack dinner. A 2 mph pace should bring us out in daylight. Bring a headlamp just in case.


Talapus Lake Trail

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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