May Hikes: 3 to 5.5 miles, 300 to 1,250 feet gain

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Series

May Hikes: 3 to 5.5 miles, 300 to 1,250 feet gain - Fragrance Lake

Climb up from close to sea level and loop around Fragrance Lake. Views of Chuckanut Bay and the San Juan islands. A popular all season hike close to Bellingham in the oldest state park.

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 950 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,200 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph

Meeting time: 9:00 am, meeting place: Lost Lake parking lot just north of milepost 14. Discovery Pass required.


Fragrance & Lost Lakes

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Be sure to be on the look out for a Hello Hiker email from your trip leader prior to your  selected trip with details for the hike and gear.

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