Buck Mountain/Elbo Creek


Day Hike - Buck Mountain/Elbo Creek

Moderate - hike

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

0830 Silverdale Y or 0900 Poulsbo Park and Ride (Viking Way) or 1000 Quilcene ranger station or 1015 trailhead.

Moderate hike.  Easy access trailhead.


Buck Mountain/Elbo Creek

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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