This is a 5 mile out-and-back hike to Chanterelle Overlook and is of moderate difficulty. This hike has amazing views of Lake Whatcom and the San Juan islands . Elevation gain is 1,000 feet with a max altitude of 1,400 feet. Dogs on lease allowed. No parking pass required.
Current forecast is for cold and sunny weather. Layers are highly recommended.
Driving directions: Take North Shore Drive around Lake Whatcom. The trailhead parking area is towards the end of North Shore Drive on your left just before the Wickersham Truck Trail. The Chanterelle Overlook Trailhead parking area shares the same general parking area as the Hertz Trailhead. We will meet in the parking area and will be ready to hike at 10am.
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