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Late Riser Strenuous Hike up to "Silver Peak" Tail gate party at a near by lake
News flash''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''' Hey my sweet friends lets do a tail gate get together post hike near by at a cool mountain lake! It will be hot so maybe a swim................ I will supply all the beverages (You just bring simple finger foods and snacks!) Lets get in to a slow start on the level trek of the Pacific Crest Trail then go steep big time .............To Silver Peak Then with cool views that surround us........... NW forest pass required............................ "Bring your Discover Pass for after hike picnic" All dogs and pups welcome! Description • Distance: 5.6+ miles RT Hiking route is subject to change • Elevation gain: 2100+ FT • High point: 5605 FT • Difficulty: Short but strenuous • Hiking time: 3+ hours • Hiking speed: Quick leisurely pace with plenty of breaks What to bring: Insect repellent, layered clothing, trekking poles, sturdy shoes or boots, camera, sunscreen, water and snacks. Schedule • 11:00 AM- Meet at Issaquah Highlands P+R • 12:15 PM - Start hike • 4:00 PM - Back to our cars 5:00 PM Cool lake tail gate picnic near by................ High clearance off road vehicles required to the trail head........ I can squeeze in 5 to the trail head................In my Pick Up...... Carpools encouraged! Driving Directions From Seattle, drive east on I-90 and take exit 54 Hyak/Gold Cr. Turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp, and reset your odometer. Continue straight, crossing SR 906. The road turns into Hyak Dr NE. Continue on Hyak Dr NE. The pavement ends in 0.6 miles, and the road becomes FR-9070. Continue on FR-9070 for 4.7 miles, then arrive at the intersection with the Pacific Crest Trail (#2000), 5.4 miles after you reset your odometer. FR-9070 can accommodate 10-12 cars parking on the side of the road. There is no privy available. Take the Pacific Crest Trail #2000 South towards Stampede Pass (not north towards Snoqualmie Pass). NW forest pass required.............................

Issaquah Highlands Park n Ride

1755 Highlands Dr. NE · Issaquah, WA

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