Third Burroughs & Skyscraper Traverse


Day Hike - Third Burroughs & Skyscraper Traverse

We will be hiking to the 3rd Burroughs Mountain while enjoying the fall weather.

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  • Technical 3, Strenuous 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft

We will meet at Martin Way Park and Ride in Lacey at 7:00 to be at the trail head by 9:20.

Looking forward to doing this hike before they close the road for the season and before the snow hits. Should be a nice day for a fall hike.  It is suppose to be 61 degrees and sunny. Perfect hiking weather.


Third Burroughs & Skyscraper Traverse

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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