Day Hike - Upper Lena Lake

Enjoy the alpine lake surrounded between two mountains.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,900 ft

7:30am at the WSDOT Park-n-ride at Madrona Beach Drive and Mud Bay Road in Olympia, WA.  The park-n-ride is located approximately 1/4 mile down Madrona Beach Drive on the right side.  Just off Hwy 101. 

We are continuing beyond the popular Lower Lena Lake to the Lake that feeds Lower Lena Lake.  The trail should be in decent condition considering all the trail work parties have worked the area by our entry date. 


Upper Lena Lake

  • Green Trails The Brothers No. 168

    Custom Correct Brothers - Mt Anderson

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman
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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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