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Alpine Scramble - Hawk Peak

One Day Scramble of Hawk Peak

  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,445 ft
  • Pace: 1000ft/hr

Meet at the Quilcene Ranger  Station at 7:30am to carpool to the Mt. Townsend trailhead.   Registration preference to Kitsap students until May 20.

Take the Mt. Townsend trailhead and divert to the Silver Lake Creek trail to Silver Lake then proceed over and up to saddle then follow ridge to summit.    One full day.   As trip nears, and conditions/weather approach, further evaluation of required equipment will be specified.


Silver Creek Way Trail

  • Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness

    USGS Mt Townsend
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