Talapus Lake Trail


Intermediate Snowshoe - Olallie Lake

Winter Overnight Camping

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  • Moderate, Moderate/Strenuous, Strenuous
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,220 ft

Meet at Trailhead at 1200 noon.  Allow time for travel and trail conditions.  Please be proficient in Winter Camping.

We will stay in low angle/avalanche prone terrain.

This is for Mountaineers who need a Winter Overnight.


Talapus Lake Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Snowshoes
  • Poles
  • 4 season tent or bivy
  • Stove/Fuel, operable at cold temperatures
  • Winter sleeping bag
  • Inflatable air mattress 
  • Micropore sleeping pad
  • Winter Clothing (Puffy & Hard Shell)
  • Snow Shovel
  • Snow Probe
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