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

Leave No Trace Field Trip - Ancient Lake

Backpacking Field trip: Leave No Trace Trainer Course
Put your LNT skills to the test in the field
Difficulty: Easy
Sat, Mar 30, 2019 - Sun, Mar 31, 2019
No Prerequisites
1 participant
Registration closes Mar 15
The Mountaineers Branch
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