Are you looking for a short and easy hike near Seattle? If so, then a hike at Snow Lake Trail would probably be the best option.
Snow Lake Trail is a 10.8 Kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail. It is located near Snoqualmie Pass that features a lake. You can either hike, camp, snowshoe, or backpack at the trail, and the best time to visit the trail is between July to October.
I would suggest you visit the Trail on a weekday morning to spend some time amidst a quiet and calm atmosphere. The entire trail is sure to provide you with some breathtaking views that will surely make you fall in love with nature.
Also, I reckon if you haven’t visited the alpine lake yet, it will surely take you on a mesmerizing journey full of breathtaking natural views. I personally loved spending some time sitting alone at the snow lake and witness the greatness of mother nature unfold.
As for the trail, it is pretty straightforward and well-marked, and you wouldn’t find it difficult to complete this rather short and straightforward trail; It is for sure a low-risk and high reward hike with one of the most scenic views out there.