DISTANCE
12.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2,181 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

walking

forest

lake

river

wild flowers

hiking
4 months ago

The mosquitoes and the biting flies were the bane of my existence on this hike up to Blue Lake. It was incredibly beautiful but even covered in DEET I was swatting flies and mosquitoes for three hours straight. I could hardly enjoy myself.