Marmot Pass & Buckhorn Mountain

Trip

Day Hike - Marmot Pass & Buckhorn Mountain

One of the great flower hikes in the Olympics

Info
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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft
7 AM 145th Street Park and ride (in Shoreline on 5th Avenue)
This hike features many flowers endemic to the Olympics. The way is long and we will stop frequently to identify wildflowers. This is NOT a conditioning series hike. It will be a long day.
Route/Place

Marmot Pass & Buckhorn Mountain



  • Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness

    Green Trails Tyler Peak No. 136

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Trails Illustrated Olympic National Park
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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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