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Washington Backcountry Trails

Trail along the shoreline Little Keechelus Lake

Little Kachess Lake

The northern end of Little Keechelus Lake
Definition of terms below
Location: Wenatchee National Forest
Directions: On I-90, take the Kachess Lake RD #49 to the Kachess Campground and a trail starts here
Difficulty: Easy
Elevation +/- 50 ft elevation gain
Distance: 6+ Miles Roundtrip
Rating: 7 out of 10
Fishing: Poor 
Scenery: great, high ridges surrounding it 
Map: Printable Topo Map

 

Kachess Lake and Little Kachess Lake are nice change from all the other high energy hikes in the area. The trail is an easy stroll along the shoreline.

I picked a nice day and I only seen one other person up there-it was a gentleman who was trying to quit smoking, so to make sure he did not smoke he was heading up to Steven's Pass were he had someone picking him up the next weekend 

Fishing-- It was poor. I tried at the camp ground and again at the north end of the lake and only landed a couple.

The campground looks like it gets a far amount of use, so I will probably steer clear of here in the summer.

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