a membership organization that brings together people who enjoy high lake fishing and hiking

Club Meetings

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

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 Anson Evans, chair of  the new member committee, newmembers@hilakers.org

Upcoming Programs

Wednesday, March 20th at 7 PM, “Backcountry Toilets – Human Waste Management in the Backcountry.” In person at Mercer Island Community Center, or by Zoom.

Geoff Hill speaks on an ecological alternative to traditional pit toilets that has revolutionized waste management from Mt. Rainier to Patagonia.

Guests are welcome.

See our Facebook page for event info, or to learn more about the Hi-Lakers and programs. Join the Zoom meeting here.

President’s Pack

Don Wicklund had various adventures a few seasons ago. Read his trip report to several lakes, “A Duty To Fish” here.