Ancient Lake

Ancient Lake is an easy, 5 mile round trip desert hike with minimal elevation gain in eastern Washington. You'll hike through desert, past basalt walls, and around the lakes, at the end of which is a waterfall, enjoying wildflowers and interesting geology just to the east of the Columbia River near Vantage.


  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Length: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft
  • 860 ft
  • WA DNR Moses Lake

Upcoming Activities

Bikepacking Field Trip - Ancient Lake

Bikepacking Field trip: Basic Bikepacking Course
Bikepacking Overnight field trip to Ancient Lakes
Sat, May 8, 2021 - Sun, May 9, 2021
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
6 participants 0 instructors
Registration opens Jan 1; Instructor registration open now
Tacoma Branch
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