Duckabush River

Trip

Backpack - Duckabush River

Overnight backpack trip in the Olympics

Info
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  • Sat, May 7, 2016 — Sun, May 8, 2016
  • Seattle Backpacking Committee
  • Backpacking
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Retired Rovers, Youth, Adults
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

6:30 am at Northgate Park & Ride

Prizes!  Games!  Ghost stories around the campfire! 

Shake the cobwebs out of your overnight gear on this spring overnight backpack on the east side of the Olympics. Ferry ride involved, so carpooling will cost extra.  Bonus points if you know what a Duckabush is.

 

 

Route/Place

Duckabush River



  • Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Green Trails The Brothers No. 168

    Custom Correct Brothers - Mt Anderson
  • See full route/place details.
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials plus overnight gear which may include:

  • Tent with footprint/ground tarp
  • Stove and fuel
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Water filter
  • Bear canister or extra stuff sack and cord designated for hanging food
  • Cooking pot/pan with plate and utensils
  • Toilet paper and shovel or blue bag to deal with waste
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