Margaret's Way


Day Hike - Margaret's Way

Winter conditioning series. All Mountaineers welcome. Hike through mature forest to a lookout with views of Mount Rainier. Possible extension to the Fisher chimney.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph--but we'll slow to a pace where all are comfortable

8:30 am by the signboard in the parking lot.  

We will go at a pace where all hikers can keep up.

We'll wait up to 15 minutes for latecomers.  Please call if you are delayed.


Margaret's Way

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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