Hozomeen Lake - North Cascades National Park

The Reward: View a stunning secluded mountain lake

When: Spring, Summer, Fall

Drive from Downtown Vancouver: 1.5 hr

Directions: Click here

Difficulty: Difficult

Hiking Time:  3 hr

Distance: 12 KM

Elevation: 300m

Hiker traffic: Light

Hiking surface: Dirt

Camping: Yes-First come first serve at the Hozomeen Ranger Station-More info

Cellular Service: No

Pets: No

Restroom: Yes, at the trail head parking lot and at the lake


  • Bring your swimming gear
  • Camping fills up on weekends
  • Hozomeen Lake is closed to entry and camping from April 1 - May 31 to protect nesting loons

Hiking Directions: From parking lot follow the signs for Garibaldi Lake

For more information and a trail map of the Ross Lake/Hozomeen Lake area