CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Fragrance Lake

Great spring hike in the Chuckanut Mountains up to pretty Fragrance Lake, an overlook of the Puget Sound, and Little Fragrance Creek Falls. CHS hike led at a brisk CHS 2 pace (2.5 mph).

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,425 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

9:30 am at Lost Lake parking lot.  Drivers to the trailhead at the Lost Lake parking lot will require a Washington State Discover Pass.

Trail is in terrific condition without significant elevation gain. Please remember your ten essentials.  Alternate paper map is Square One, Chuckanut Recreation Area.  After the hike we may stop for a late lunch in Edison/Bow.

A service dog in training will join us on this hike.


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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