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Perfect hike for seniors and others

Near Deception Pass. Take Rosario Rd to Heart Lake Rd. At the interception stop at the little store... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
Oak Harbor, Washington
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What an amazing trail.. The salmon berries were plentiful, and the views were amazing. This trail... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Patricia R
Bayport, New York
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Near Deception Pass. Take Rosario Rd to Heart Lake Rd. At the interception stop at the little store and buy the set of three trail maps for $8. You’ll use both the Heart Lake Map and the Whistle Lake map. Park at the Heart Lake...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DrTFJ
Reviewed August 29, 2018

What an amazing trail.. The salmon berries were plentiful, and the views were amazing. This trail was not difficult at all. The scenery was breathtaking.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Patricia R
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Hike past the falls of Thimbleberry Lake and walk along this specific lake. There is one significant hill in trail, but it is wide with several locations to sit and enjoy the view. After cresting the hill you see Heart Lake. Very enjoyable and takes...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sitkabob
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Nice average hike, not too strenuous. Very beautiful scenery, worth the hike. The trail is very well kept.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Victor N M
Reviewed July 12, 2017

Rent a mountain bike from yellow jersey in town and ride to this trail, its easy to find. The initial climb isn't that long but its steep. I must have hot a good time of year as I saw just one other person on the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank william h
Reviewed September 9, 2016

Beautiful path to hike and enjoy the scenery. We brought a small lunch in our back pack and stopped along the way to eat. There was a lot of bear sign but we did not see one. We did see Eagles and a Mink !...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Debra R
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Beautiful hike, even in the rain. Well maintained trail, two beautiful small lakes, easy access via public bus "The RIDE".

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank dllawson79
Reviewed July 8, 2016

This hike is not to bad for elevation gains. We went just past the lake and were going to do the loop until we ran into a bear. My wife decided to go back the way we came, Great scenery and trail conditions. If you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Mark A
Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Great place to locate huckleberries and blueberries! There are a few lakes on the trail. Beautiful place!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank robert D
Reviewed September 5, 2015

Well marked trail with good footing. Ask locals before you go- landslides took out part of the trail so you can't make a loop. We could go in 2 miles or so. Elevations are moderate and not easy for those of us that live at...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Susan H
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