Duckabush River


Day Hike - Duckabush River

Climb up to Little Hump, then Big Hump, then drop to the Duckabush River. Gain on the return makes for a good early-season conditioner!

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 mph

We'll meet at the Star Lake P&R in Federal Way at 7:30 a.m. and drive around on 101. It's no faster ferrying from Seattle, but that's an option if you'd like.

Please bring bills in smaller denominations for carpooling and post-hike snack/meal. Details to follow by email to registered participants. 


Duckabush River

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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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