Trail #9A Looking Glass Lake

Area Status: Unreachable

This Trail Open to Hiker and Equestrian Use.

Looking Glass Lake trail in the Mt. Adams Wilderness, leaves Round the Mountain Trail #9 about one mile east of the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail. It descends south through rocky washes, rolling grades, and sparse timber to a small, shallow lake in a subalpine setting. The lake sits at 5,580 elevation. See nature at work in the recovery of the area after the 2012 Cascade Creek fire.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: 3/05/2019:Snow covered trail until typically July.
Permit Info: Wilderness Permit Required. Permits are free and self-issued at trailheads.
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Wilderness Regulations apply   
Closest Towns: Trout Lake, WA
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Mt. Adams Ranger District



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  Area/Length : 
0.9 miles

  Elevation : 
5600' - 6000'


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