Day Hike - Mount Ellinor


Day Hike - Mount Ellinor

We will be starting at the Big Creek Trailhead for a 12.4 mile round trip and a climb of 5,024 feet in elevation via the summer route. Be prepared for an early start and a very strenuous workout.

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  • Strenuous/Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 5,024 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,944 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Big Creek Campground, time TBD

Permission required. You need to have successfully completed at least three strenuous club trips during the past three months. Trip is weather dependent.


Mount Ellinor

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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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