Grand Valley

Trip

Backpack - Grand Valley

Two night backpack to Grand Valley and Badger Valley in Olympic National Park.

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

9 am at Obstruction Point Trailhead

This will be a 2 night backpack.  On the first day we will hike to Grand Lake, where we will camp.  Grand Lake has a bear wire for hanging food.  The second day we will explore the Badger Valley.  We will break camp and return to the trailhead on day 3.   Fee for the backcountry permit is $16 per person.

Route/Place

Grand Valley


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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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