Melakwa Lake

A moderate/strenuous 9 mile hike with 2650 ft in elevation gain. The trail features a walk under I-90, Denny Creek waterslide, two waterfalls and a grand view of Chair Peak with a crystal water lake at it's base.

FOr leaders

Permit information

As of 2017, the Snoqualmie Ranger District considers Mountaineers trips and courses to be "nominal use". Leaders should print and copy this designation letter to show rangers they may see on trail or carry a digital copy on their phone.

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: July, August, September, October
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous
  • Length: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,650 ft
  • 4,600 ft
Map
  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207
  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S
  • USGS Snoqualmie Pass
Activities

Upcoming Activities



Day Hike - Melakwa Lake

Day Hiking Trip
One of my favorite hikes, one of the best along I-90. We are not only
Difficulty: Moderate/Strenuous
Fri, Jul 27, 2018
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Jul 6
Tacoma Branch
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