Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm


Day Hike - Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm

A classic hike in spectacular surroundings.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft

Meet at 6:00 a.m. at the Chuckanaut Park & Ride to consolidate carpools for the drive up Hwy 20 and the Cascade River Rd. to the trailhead.  Exit I5 at MP 231, Chuckanut Drive exit.  Stay right at traffic circle and drive south on Burlington Blvd.  Turn right into the P&R.  The P&R is between Burlington Blvd and I5 just south of the interchange.


Aug. 12, Wed. – Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm, (GT 10, Cascade Pass,  11 mi. & 3,600’ elev. gain.  Pace will be moderate with breaks for views and snacks.  A treat to share is welcome.  Hint the leader likes cookies.  Party limit is 8.  Meet at 6:00 a.m. at the Chuckanut Park & Ride, MP 231, Chuckanut Drive exit on the east side of I5 just south of the interchange to consolidate carpools for the drive up Hwy 20.  Leader Chuck Gustafson, 360-766-4045.  Please no calls after 6:00 p.m.



Cascade Pass & Sahale Arm

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
  11. Boots required.
  12. A treat to share is welcome
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