Day Hike - Whistle Lake


Day Hike - Whistle Lake

Hike to a serene swim spot on Whistle Lake and go for a swim! First we'll summit Sugar Cube, swim in Whistle, then summit Sugar Loaf for the best views.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,600 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 mph overall (not incl swim time)

8:30 at Sugarloaf Mt Trailhead

This is a low-stakes lake swim - a relatively easy hike to a low-elevation lake which is not too cold so if you want to start lake swimming, this is a great place to start.

General signup starts Thursday, June 8

Swim suits or some type of swimming attire is required at this family-friendly lake.


Mount Erie, Sugerloaf, Heart Lake & Whistle Lake

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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