Mount Si Old Trail


Day Hike - Mount Si Old Trail

Beginning (moderate) conditioner for Tacoma Scramble Students

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft
  • Pace: 2.5 hours from TH to first opening at the top

Meet 8:00 AM at the Little Si Trailhead by the signboard.  You may need to park at the overflow lot closer to the bridge.  Carpooling encouraged.

Discover Pass Required.

There will be snow toward the top.  You must bring traction and be comfortable using it.  We'll go unless the weather or conditions make it dangerous.

I will be bringing my German Shepherd on the trip.  If you don't like dogs, let me know and I'll ask her to leave you alone.  


Mount Si Old Trail

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Traction device for your boots.  Trekking poles are helpful.

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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