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12 miles of beautiful views

our group of 6 hiked this easy, but long trail. The terrain changed from sunny meadows, to woodsy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kristen H
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Houston, Texas
Super Easy, Amazing Views

Super easy hike/walk for those who want amazing views but don't have to work hard for it. Bring... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
anatravelling1993
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Reviewed 3 days ago

our group of 6 hiked this easy, but long trail. The terrain changed from sunny meadows, to woodsy forest, to lakeside and riverside views. Plan for a full 5 hours!

Thank Kristen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super easy hike/walk for those who want amazing views but don't have to work hard for it. Bring some lunch and eat at the end of the trail by the beach area.

3  Thank anatravelling1993
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an easy, flat hike with high ROI. That's Return on Investment, since it's pretty much completely flat and you get to see the beautiful river and Cheakamus Lake fairly quickly in. You can hike a little or a lot, depending on how you're...More

3  Thank Cynthia H
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is an easy walk through a slightly sinister forest (think Lord of the Rings) to an attractive lake. Not the best walk since the view is obstructed by trees, but nevertheless worth doing. The drive up requires mentioning: easy for those who are experienced...More

2  Thank Neil H
Reviewed 17 May 2018

The road heading up to the trail is dirt and is a little rough. It wasn't so bad that we were able to get our car up the road. The trail itself was in rough shape given the winter it has seen. Several trees were...More

1  Thank dreamergirl4686
Reviewed 1 December 2017

As some have mentioned, the road up to the car park is not bad, we went up at the end of October, still no snow on the ground with a rather small hire car and made it up just fine. The walk to the lake...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a nice gentle walk from the car park at the head of the logging trail to the Lake itself - wonderful walk through Old Growth forest with our daughter, her boyfriend and his parents, The road up is gravel and the odd pothole,...More

1  Thank Malcolm A
Reviewed 16 October 2017

First, the road to the parking lot isn't as bad as some have reported. I got up there in a Nissan Sentra no problem, just dodge the bigger potholes and take it slow on the slightly rougher sections. The hike was a mostly easy/moderate one...More

Thank ltdscott
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Very beautiful and easy hike. It is just SOO beautiful and all the different colors of the trees and mss. The lake is very beautiful.

1  Thank Jan J
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This hike is mistakenly marked at a moderate level but it is far more strenuous than that. Hiking over the hills along the lake give you awesome views of the mountains. This trail also leads to the camping areas. Sitting along side the lake was...More

Thank DanasTrip
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