Table Rock/Squaw Peak

Trip

Backpack - Table Rock/Squaw Peak

Leader's permission is required. This is a multi-day backpacking trip to the Wenaha Tucannon Wilderness in the Umatilla National Forest. We will hike a loop of approximately 36 miles and 11000 feet of elevation over 4 days.

Info
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  • Mon, Nov 3, 2014 — Sat, Nov 8, 2014
  • Foothills Backpacking Committee
  • Backpacking
  • Intermediate
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 22.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft

TBD based on where folks are coming from.

This will be a loop hike to the Blue Mountains of southeastern Washington. We will arrive Monday evening, establish camp, and set out on Tuesday, hiking approximately 9 miles per day. We will return to the Seattle area on Saturday. The moon will be full on Thursday. The current long-term forecast for the area is calling for sunny skies and clear nights with daytime highs in the mid to upper 40s and overnight temps in the upper 20s. This is a long drive, approximately 6 hours and 325 miles.

Route/Place

Table Rock/Squaw Peak


Roster
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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