Hex Mountain


Day Hike - Hex Mountain

A "wildflower bonanza" plus mountain views

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft

Highpoint (Preston) Park & Ride at 8 AM

The trailhead is off FR 4305 not as shown by Mountaineer's database. Hike is reported on WTA as less than 6 mi with less than 1800 ft of elevation gain making it a moderate hike.


Hex Mountain

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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