Best trails in Alpine Lakes Wilderness

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Looking for a great trail in Alpine Lakes Wilderness, Washington? AllTrails has 35 great hiking trails, running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Gearing up for a challenge? There are 27 hard trails in Alpine Lakes Wilderness ranging from 7.1 to 67.3 miles and from 1,640 to 7,969 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Colchuck Lake via Stuart Lake Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 7.7 mi • Est. 4 h 39 m
Note: The road leading to the trailhead may be closed during the winter and will add 8 miles to your overall trip. There is a $5 cash for park fee unless you have the NW Forest Pass. You pay at the trShow more
#2 - Marmot Lake and Jade Lake
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 19.8 mi • Est. 10 h 54 m
A gorgeous, difficult hike that may require off-trail hiking, steep inclines, and multiple river crossings. Be prepared to have your feet get wet and pass through snow even in summer weather. In the Show more
#3 - Keekwulee Falls via Denny Creek Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 3.8 mi • Est. 2 h 17 m
Keekwulee Falls via Denny Creek Trail is a 3.8 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Snoqualmie Pass, Washington that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#4 - PCT: WA Section J - Snoqualmie Pass to Stevens Pass
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 67.3 mi • Est. Multi-day
PCT: WA Section J - Snoqualmie Pass to Stevens Pass is a 67.3 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Snoqualmie Pass, Washington that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The Show more
#5 - Thunder Mountain Lakes Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 12.5 mi • Est. 7 h 42 m
Thunder Mountain Lakes Trail is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Leavenworth, Washington that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of aShow more
#6 - Margaret Lake Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
Margaret Lake Trail is a 5.4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Easton, Washington that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, running, Show more
#7 - Malachite Lake via West Fork Foss Lakes Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 4 h 47 m
A permit is required for overnight camping.Show more
#8 - Lake Stuart and Colchuck Lake Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 11.7 mi • Est. 6 h 44 m
An inviting lake beneath the fearsome north face of one of Washington's highest and most imposing peaks. Stuart Lake is at 5600 feet elevation in the Enchantment Mountain range. It is about a 30 acreShow more
#9 - Big Heart Lake via West Fork Foss Lakes Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 13.4 mi • Est. 8 h 9 m
If you want to experience some of the ruggedness and wild beauty that exists in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness area, this is a great hike that will cover all those bases. Several unspoiled lakes filled Show more
#10 - Bare Mountain Trail
Alpine Lakes Wilderness
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 5 h 18 m
The road to get to this hike is rocky and bumpy. The trail itself is steep and rocky that proceeds straight up. Offers beautiful views at top. Show more
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