Seattle Explorers & Jr. MAC Hike - Lake 22

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Seattle Explorers & Jr. MAC Hike - Lake 22

We'll embark on a family adventure to discover the enchanting Lake 22! Nestled on the northern slopes of Mount Pilchuck, this alpine wetland oasis awaits. Our hike promises a perfect blend of mountain rainforests, towering old-growth trees, picturesque wetlands, and awe-inspiring mountain views. Join us for a memorable hike and explore the wonders of nature together!

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft

Meeting time: 8:30am

The Explorers and Jr. MACers will spend the day hiking!

Trip Sheet: Trip Sheet


CARPOOL: See Carpool Page 

WEATHER: See Lake 22

Parking: Northwest Forest Pass

Trip reports: and AllTrails

Guests: If spots are still available one week prior to the trip, email Zuzana to request that a friend or sibling be able to join.

*To sign up for Explorer/Jr. MAC combo trips, do it on this page, NOT the course page. For all other trips, sign up via the course page. If confused, refer to the registration instructions on the course page.


Lake 22

  • Green Trails Silverton No. 110

    Green Trails Granite Falls No. 109

    Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Hiking boots
  • Warm clothes and extra synthetic layers
  • Waterproof shell
  • Water (at least two liters)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Lunch
  • Day Pack
  • 10 Essentials
  • Camera (optional)
  • Extra clothing for the ride back (optional)

If you'd like to borrow gear, please submit your request to the gear library.

Trip Reports