Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail


Day Hike - Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

On the Kitsap Peninsula a day hike to get in 'shape', along with a view of Puget Sound at the top.

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • Pace: easy but intentional

For persons from Tacoma, Puyallup, Olympia, we will meet at 8:00 AM at the Tacoma Community College Park N Ride located at the corner of 19th and Mildred , to car pool to the Trailhead. For persons from Seattle/Kitsap, meeting place to be determined (trailhead?). Per any drivers, a Washington State Discover Pass is required.

Per message from Mountaineers HQ Seattle, it's OK to hike on DNR land in groups of 12 or less. This will be an 'exploratory' hike, dogs and families allowed. Bring rain gear.


Green Mountain: Gold Creek Trail

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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