Gothic Basin

Trip

Backpack - Gothic Basin

A steep hike to a beautiful high basin with excellent views and wanderings

Info
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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,840 ft

Woodinville Park and Ride 8 AM

Trip is weather dependent.  A few showers no problem.  Optional easy scramble up Gothic Peak.  Should have great fall colors.

Route/Place

Gothic Basin



  • Green Trails Mountain Loop Highway No. 111SX

    Green Trails Sloan Peak No. 111

    Green Trails Monte Cristo No. 143

    USGS Sloan Peak

    USGS Monte Cristo
  • 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/ursack --proported to be no trees large enough to hang food
  • Cooking pot/pan with plate and utensils
  • Toilet paper and shovel or blue bag to deal with waste
  • Complete rain gear

Recommended

Hiking Poles (for the steep down)

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