Backpack - Yellow Aster Butte

Trip

Backpack - Yellow Aster Butte

Scenic backpack with tarns and exploring, so bring your camera and - most likely - bug juice/netting.

Info
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  • Sat, Jul 23, 2016 — Sun, Jul 24, 2016
  • Seattle Backpacking Committee
  • Backpacking
  • Singles, Retired Rovers, Adults
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,550 ft

Ash Way Park and Ride (Mill Creek exit off I5)

Route/Place

Yellow Aster Butte


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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