CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - West Fork Foss Lakes

This hike is led at a CHS 2 pace.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,700 ft

Details to be provided by leader.

A CHS 2 hike from the West Fork of the Foss River past a series of beautiful alpine lakes (Trout and Copper) en route to our turnaround point and lunch spot at Little Heart Lake.  We will take the .1 mile spur trail to Malachite Lake on our way back to the trailhead.  Enjoy wildflowers and waterfalls on this round-trip trek of 11.2  miles with 2700 ft elevation gain in the gorgeous Alpine Lakes Wilderness.

West Fork Foss Lakes

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