Added by Rebecca Nichols
Enjoy a peaceful Lake with some good fishing all to yourself.
Chase Lake is part of the Shaker Mountain Wild Forest. The trailhead is located from the dead-end on Pinnacle Road. You will follow the red marked trail. The trail is fairly flat and will bring you along several small stream beds some with bridges.
At approximately 1.7 miles you'll reach a split in the trail. Continuing straight will lead you towards the lean-to near the lake edge. The trail to the right leads to the tent camping area.
Shortly thereafter, views of the lake and the Chase Lake lean-to come into sight. Only a couple 100 hundred feet from the lake the lean-to provides a great platform closely located to the water. There is a fire pit there as well.
Enjoy the seclusion. This is a great beginner backpacking trip. If you enjoy fishing you will also want to drop a line.
- Sleeping Bag
- Sleeping Pad
- Collapsible Fishing Pole
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