Pine and Cedar Lakes

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Route
Location:
Washington, United States, North America
Route Type:
HIke
Time Required:
Less than two hours
Difficulty:
Walk-up

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Pine and Cedar Lakes
Created On: Jun 1, 2005
Last Edited On: Oct 29, 2005

Approach


Directions: Trailhead is located on Old Samish Road between I-5 North Lake Samish Exit and Chuckanut Drive. View map of surrounding trails.


Route Description


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Description / Terrain: Strenuous hike, steep 1.5 miles then levels off on an abandoned railroad grade. Cedar Lake has a trail all the way around it and an overlook trail with scenic vistas that go up from the south end. Outstanding alpine-type lakes; vistas of Bellingham, Mount Baker, and the San Juan Islands. No bicycles or horses allowed around the lakes due to wetland conditions. Rustic camping at both lakes, limited restroom facilities. Elevation from trailhead to lakes is 1,280' and 1,574'.


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