Schaefer Lake Trail #1519

  

This trail has moderate to steep grades climbing from the river valley up to Schaefer Lake within Glacier Peak Wilderness.  Schaefer Lake sits in a pretty subalpine basin.

Alert! There is no bridge across the Chiwawa River; log jam crossing may be hazardous. This trail is not recommended for stock.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: See Current conditions informationĀ 
Restrictions: Wilderness regulations apply
Closest Towns: Leavenworth, WA
Information Center: Wenatchee River Ranger District.

General Information

Directions:

The trail begins at Schaefer Lake Trailhead.  From Leavenworth, WA take US-2 north for 15 miles. Then take a right on WA-207 (Lake Wenatchee Highway) and follow for 4.4 miles. Go right on Chiwawa Loop Road travel .4 miles then stay right at the intersection. Then take the second left onto Chiwawa River Road (Forest Road #6200) and follow for 13.5 miles to the trailhead.


General Notes:

Green Trails Map - #145 Wenatchee Lake

USGS Map - Schaefer Lake


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


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Location

 
  Area/Length : 
5.0 miles

  Latitude : 
47.953

  Longitude : 
-120.773

  Elevation : 
2500' - 5100'

 

Fire Danger Moderate sign

Fire Restrictions


Outdoor Essentials poster

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No Drone Zone sign

No Drones in Wilderness Areas


Okanogan-Wenatchee NF vicinity map

Forest general vicinity map Link opens in a Pdf Document


Outdoor Essentials poster

Outdoor Essentials in Spanish Link opens in a Pdf Document


Outdoor Essentials poster

Outdoor Essentials in Russian Link opens in a Pdf Document


Wheelchair at Washington Pass Viewpoint

Wheelchair Accessible Trails

 



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