April Hikes:  2.5  - 5 miles, 250 - 1,000 feet gain

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Course

April Hikes: 2.5 - 5 miles, 250 - 1,000 feet gain - Chanterelle Trail

The Chanterelle Trail at Lake Whatcom Park is 2.4 miles with 1000 feet of elevation gain on long switchbacks. The views make it worth the effort, ending with views of of Lake Whatcom, the Cascade foothills, Bellingham Bay and the San Juan Islands. This hike may count toward your monthly required GoHike course April hike.

  • Easy, Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.8
  • Elevation Gain: 1,050 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 - 2 mph

Meet at the trailhead at 8:00 am. This can be a very busy trailhead so we will get an early start. Carpooling is recommended; more details will be shared in the Hello Hiker email.


Lake Whatcom Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Your leader will send out a Hello Hiker email prior to the hike with details on the hike and recommended and required equipment.

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