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)

Join us for this moderate to strenuous 7.2 mile round trip hike with 1,800 feet of elevation gain, climbing up 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
  • Mileage: 7.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph

Meet at 8AM at the Alpental Ski area parking lot just north of Snoqualmie Pass.  google map location https://goo.gl/maps/qA2UKTbrKYQSiJS39.

In this section the leader will describe the route, planned pace, and required gear and preparation.


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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