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Chain Lakes

Aug 21, 2013

by Whidbey Walker last modified Aug 21, 2013 09:40 PM
Type of Outing
Day hike
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Hike: Chain Lakes
Region: North Cascades -- Mount Baker Highway
Agency: Mount Baker - Snoqualmie National Forest, Mount Baker Ranger District
Trails: Chain Lakes (#682)
Avg Rating: 3.20
Why You Should Go Now
Wildflowers blooming
Looking up at Herman Pass from the shore of Iceberg Lake.
 Four members of the Whidbey Hiking Group drove to Artist Point and hiked the Chain Lakes Loop Trail clockwise on this beautiful Wednesday.
 This hike comes very close to having everything. Views, flowers, alpine lakes, streams, and the perfect approach road. (paved)
 No snow on the trail anywhere.
 One member of our group returned to Artist Point and drove the car back down to pick us up at Austin Pass where we finished our 6.5 mile loop at the Upper Bagley Lake.
Approaching Hayes Lake
Mt. Shuksan and the road to Artist Point from Herman Pass.
Finishing the hike along the cliffs of Upper Bagley Lake.
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