Backpack - Leader's Choice

Leader's Choice

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8:30 am at Eastgate Park and Ride
We will do a loop trip to Pratt Lake (on Day 1) coming out via Melawka Lake on Day 2. Approximately 2300' elevation gain on Day 1, then 1000' gain and 2000' loss on the way out. We'll pass by Lower Tuscahootchie Lake on our way to Melawka on Day 2 and most likely past Talapus and Ollalie Lakes on Day 1, bringing our total of lakes visited to five! Pack bug spray. This trip will require a short car shuttle. *Be sure to check out the new Mountaineers Backpacking Facebook page* Just search for "Mountaineers Backpacking."
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials
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