Eightmile Lake Trail #1552


This scenic and heavily used trail within Alpine Lakes Wilderness has moderate grades, ending at the lake surrounded by high, jagged mountains. 

At a Glance

Reservations: Reservations are required for overnight use from June 15 through October 15.
Fees Permits for overnight use by reservation from June 15 through October 15 are $5 per person per day.
Permit Info: Alpine Lake Wilderness permit required.  These are self-issuing at the trailhead.Special overnight permits required from June 15 through October 15.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply. See: Alpine Lakes Wilderness Regulations Booklet (PDF File)
  • Wilderness Trail: Non-motorized, no bicycles. 
  • Maximum group size is eight (total number of people and stock).
  • Dogs are prohibited.
  • Campfires are prohibited. 
  • No camping with stock at Little Eightmile or Eightmile Lakes.
  • Use certified weed-free or commercially processed stock feed onlyt
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Passes: A valid Recreation Pass required at Eightmile trailhead.
Information Center: Wenatchee River Ranger District, (509) 548-2550

General Information


The trail begins at Eightmile Trailhead located 3 miles south of Icicle Canyon road on Eightmile Road #7601.

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Map developed by Joseph Elfelt -- Gmap4 -- MappingSupport.com

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Green Trail Map - #209S The Enchantments

USGS Map - Cashmere Mountain, WA

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