CHS Tacoma June Hikes

Field trip

CHS Tacoma June Hikes - Snoquera Palisades

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students. Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

Info
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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,088 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,400 ft
  • Pace: easy but intentional

Meeting location information will be sent to registered participants.

We will meet at the Puyallup/South Hill Park N Ride, located near Hwy 512 and 9th Street E, at 7:30 AM. We will then caravan to the trailhead via Hwy 512, then Hwy 410, traveling through Sumner, Bonney Lake, Buckley, and Enumclaw. We will stop at the Safeway in Enumclaw before proceeding on Hwy 410. This is located within Mt. Rainier National Park, park entrance fee will be required.

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students.  Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

Route/Place

Snoquera Palisades


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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