Lower Big Quilcene


Day Hike - Lower Big Quilcene

Casual pace (~1.5 mph) hike along lovely Lower Big Quilcene.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 800 ft
  • Pace: ~1.5 mph

Will be announced to registered participants. Plan an early (7:00 am) departure from Olympia.

Be prepared for weather conditions.  Ten essentials, waterproof boots, poles, raingear, etc.


Lower Big Quilcene

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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