GWHWA Official Hike- Fragrance Lake *** UPDATED***

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Fragrance Lake

291 WA-11

Bellingham, WA 98229

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updated location due to trail conditions!!!


This Hike is led by GWH Ambassador Chelsea Elwell! **Eventbrite Ticket required- see below link to sign up. Clicking on “going” on this FB event does NOT reserve your spot**



You must bring at least 2L of water, snacks, water proof hiking boots (no sneakers), layers including water proof pants and coat, NO COTTON allowed, and micro spikes. Trekking poles recommended. We may encounter snow and ice on the trail! Dogs must be leashed at all times.



If you are a registered member and have your punch card, don’t forget to bring it so I can initial it!


If you’re not a registered member, you’re more than welcome to attend anyway! You can find out more about how to become one and get a punch card of your own here: https://girls-who-hike.myshopify.com/products/gwh-new-member-kit


I will not be handing out punch cards at this event. They’re available through purchase of a New Member Kit only.



Fragrance Lake

Location coordinates: 291 WA-11, Bellingham, WA 98229

Trail Rating: GREEN: Mellow hike, easy to follow, elevation gain of 1,000ft. and under, low altitude. Novice hikers welcome! 2L of water required.


Date: Sunday 3/9/19


Time: 9:00 am


Distance: 5.5 miles


Elevation Gain: 950 feet


WTA link: https://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/fragrance-lake


Water Required: 2L


Driving Directions: From Mount Vernon head north on I-5 to exit 231, then navigate the roundabouts to head north on State Route 11/Chuckanut Drive. At approximately 15 miles, turn left into main entrance of Larrabee State Park, or look for trailhead parking on the right. From Bellingham, head south on SR 11 for 7 miles.


Dogs: must be leashed and okay with other dogs


Permits / Passes: discover pass


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Kids: no


Men: no




We will hike as one group and no one will be left behind.




***As with all GWH events, you must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups***


LINK TO WAIVER: http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaive


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Fragrance Lake

291 WA-11

Bellingham, WA 98229

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