Malachite Lake

MODERATE 1 reviews
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Malachite Lake is a 7.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Skykomish, Washington that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and camping and is best used from May until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

7.5 miles 2713 feet Out & Back

dogs on leash







wild flowers

Short trail to a small alpine lake accessed from the West Fork Foss river trail.

2 years ago

At top, I took a left to Copper Lake instead and it was beautiful. Have no doubt Malachite would be equally beautiful. Mileage incorrect. Probably 8 miles roundtrip from trailhead. Beautiful with steep, rocky hike from Trout Lake.