GoHike Hiking Trip - 4-8 miles, <2,000 feet gain

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Series

GoHike Hiking Trip - 4-8 miles, <2,000 feet gain - Lily Lakes Loop

This is the Lily Lizard Lakes Loop and will include a snack stop at North Butte. North Butte is another great viewpoint around the mountain from Oyster Dome. This hike can apply toward your GoHike Series graduation!

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.15 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft
  • Pace: 1.75-2 mph

Meet at 8:00 am at the Alger Park and Ride.  From there, we'll caravan to the trailhead about 15 minutes away on Blanchard Mountain. A Discover Pass required for each vehicle at the trailhead.

Describe the route, planned pace, and required preparation


Lily & Lizard Lakes

  • USGS Bow

    USGS Bellingham South

    Trails of the Chuckanut Mountains

    Chuckanut Mountain Recreation Map

    see Land Manager
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Required Equipment

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