Day Hike - Kachess Ridge

Hike to Kachess Ridge

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft

Eastgate Park and Ride, 7AM. But if anyone wants to pre-pool from the 65th St P&R please email me.

This hike supports the Michigan vs. Appalachian State game. Current weather calls for 40% chance of rain. Rain does not cancel. Here is a link describing the hike:


Kachess Ridge

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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