GoHike Hiking Trip - 4-8 miles, <2,000 feet gain - Snow & Gem Lakes (Snoqualmie)

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Series

GoHike Hiking Trip - 4-8 miles, <2,000 feet gain - Snow & Gem Lakes (Snoqualmie)

Take this 7.2 mile moderate hike with 1800 feet of elevation gain which climbs above the South Fork Snoqualmie River through forests and over a pass to a beautiful alpine lake. This hike can apply toward your GoHike Series graduation!

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 4,400 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph

Meet at 7AM at Tibbetts Valley park and ride,  965 12th Ave NW, Issaquah, WA 98027, and form up into carpools there.  Google map location https://goo.gl/maps/hVpZLVpdd5WKHGD17

This section will describe the route, planned pace, and required gear and preparation for the hike.


Snow & Gem Lakes (Snoqualmie)

  • Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass No. 207

    Alpine Lakes Wilderness (ALPS)

    Green Trails Snoqualmie Pass Gateway No. 207S

    Trails Illustrated Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Required Equipment

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