Where is Hidden Lake Washington?
North Cascades National Park
Hidden Lake is located immediately east of Hidden Lake Peaks in North Cascades National Park, in the U. S. state of Washington. Hidden Lake is off designated trails but can reached by way a trailhead off the Cascade River Road from Snoqualmie National Forest….Hidden Lake (Skagit County, Washington)
|Surface elevation||5,738 ft (1,749 m)|
Can you swim in Hidden Lake Washington?
The water is nice for a swim by mid-summer. Take care to return on the correct trail; an alternate route descends steeply to the Glacier View Campground at road’s end.
Are dogs allowed at Hidden Lake Lookout?
Controlled pets are allowed along the trail and at the lookout (USFS). Fires are not allowed within the National Park.
How long is Hidden Lake?
|Roundtrip Length:||5.4 Miles|
|Total Elevation Gain:||1325 Feet|
|Avg. Elev Gain / Mile:||491 Feet|
|Highest Elevation:||7152 Feet|
|Trail Difficulty Rating:||8.05 (moderate)|
Can you hike Hanging Lake?
The trail to Hanging Lake is a steep and rocky 1.2 mile scenic trail climbs 1,000 feet up from the bottom of Glenwood Canyon up through Deadhorse Creek Canyon to Hanging Lake. Hikers should wear sturdy shoes with good tread. Be aware that there is no mobile phone coverage.
Is lake Serene open?
Access area open: Year-round. Open to vehicles only during the regulated sport fishing season(s).
Is Hidden Lake Overlook trail open?
The entire length of this hike is completely open and exposed as you proceed through the alpine meadows known as the Hanging Gardens. At this lofty elevation visitors should normally expect a lot of sun and wind.
Why is Hanging Lake closed?
The Hanging Lake Trail is closed for the foreseeable future due to debris-flow damage to the trail and bridges. A permit is required. Visit www.visitglenwood.com/hanginglake, or call Hanging Lake visitor information: (970) 384-6309.
Why is Hanging Lake trail closed?
Hanging Lake trail is closed indefinitely due to severe damage from mudslides. The rains that fell in July, causing massive mudslides in Grizzly Creek wildfire burn scars, were staggering in volume.
Does Lake Serene have public access?
Is Lake Serene a difficult hike?
Lake Serene is a strenuous, 7.2 mile round trip day hike with 1,920 feet of elevation gain. The trail heads up thickly forested slopes past Bridal Veil Falls to a secluded lake.