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    • Amy Balbier

      Weekend backpacking: Snowy Lakes. Takes you across four passes to two lovely alpine lakes in the shadow of Golden Horn, Tower Mountain and Mount Hardy. Location: Hwy 20 - Rainy Pass Round Trip: 23 miles (2-3 days) Elevation Change: 2700' 3.0 miles, roundtrip Elevation Gain: 2700 ft.

    • Alyssa Wolf

      Washington Hike: Golden Horn - Snowy Lakes | Round Trip: 23 miles (2-3 days) Elevation Change: 2700' Season: August - September Walk for miles along the Pacific Crest Trail along ridgetops and across mountain passes to reach lovely Snowy Lakes. The trail is wide and the grade PCT gentle (10%). The views are as expansive as they are mountainous - Golden Horn, Tower Mountain, Mount Hardy and more.

    • Live More Local

      Snowy Lakes, Washington || Part of the PCT, this section of the trail guides you along ridges and by lakes while enjoying the wide paths and moderate elevation.

    • Natasha Dworkin

      Golden Horn - Snowy Lakes (PCT) — Washington Trails Association

    • Katie Ryan

      Golden Horn - Snowy Lakes (23 Miles) Aug-Sept - Rainy Pass

    • Sarah Moore

      The Golden Horn // Backpacking Trip to-do!

    • Stephanie Swiers

      Backpacking in Washington Another must

    • Ewa

      Backpacking in Washington, so gorgeous

    • Carter Green

      Golden Horn - Snowy Lakes 23 miles

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