CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Fragrance Lake Loop

A pleasant, early-season conditioning hike in Larrabee State Park which journeys through old-growth forest to a secluded lake. We'll loop around the lake and also visit a viewpoint which looks out onto Samish Bay and the San Juan Islands. CHS 1 hike led at a pace of 1.5-2.0 mph.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.25 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft



Fragrance & Lost Lakes

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
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