Club Meetings

Hi-Laker meetings are open to the public and visitors are warmly welcomed!

The Hi-Lakers meet the third Wednesday of each month from 7 – 9  p.m. We are currently meeting online via Zoom. In person meetings are held at the Mercer Island Community Center, 8236 SE 24th Street, Mercer Island, Washington.

Typically, a short business meeting is followed by a program.

The Hi-Lakers welcome all genders, races and ethnicities.Learn about membership benefits and join here. Questions about the Hi-Lakers or becoming a member? Please contact Kris Harken, chair of  the new member committee, newmembers@hilakers.org

Upcoming Programs

7:00 PM on Wednesday, October 21st  ONLINE via ZOOM:  Backcountry Navigation with Hi-Laker Jonathan Clausen. Tips for planning and executing successful high lake trips.November 18th: Annual Photo ContestDecember 16th: TBA

See HL Facebook page for more info on the Hi-Lakers and programs.

President’s Pack

Special Member Benefit -Trail raft

Membership in the Hi-Laker’s brings many benefits. One of them is the opportunity to take a class and build a 24-ounce raft perfect for backpacking and fishing the high lakes.

Don Wicklund had some humorous adventures a few seasons ago. Read “Old Goat” here.