Mount Teneriffe


Day Hike - Mount Teneriffe

Hikes with Spikes. Challenging trip up into the snow with great views of the Snoqualmie Valley. We will also visit Teneriffe Falls. Permission required.

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.
  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,000 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-2.5 mph

Meet 8 AM at Teneriffe TH--Discover Pass Required


From I-90, take exit 32 (436th Avenue SE). Turn left (north) over the freeway and drive 0.5 miles to SE North Bend Way. Turn left (west), and in 0.25 mile turn right (north) on SE Mount Si Road. In 2.9 miles (past the Little Si and Mount Si trailheads), you will reach a 70-car paved parking area on the left. A Discover Pass is required to park here. Restrooms are available at the trailhead.

Important - The parking lot is open only from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and is gated and locked after hours.

Covid-19:  We will follow all Mountaineers protocols.  All participants need to bring a cloth face mask and hand sanitizer.  The mask must be worn when within 6' of others.

This is difficult and challenging trail, 3800'+ gain and 14-15 miles. We will stop some to rest, enjoy views and adjust clothing, but will be going at a moderate pace--close to 2 MPH on the way up. Due to winter conditions we will stick to the known trail and not take the boot path. This is a Leader's Permission Only trip.  When requesting permission, please tell me about recent hikes you have done that demonstrate that you can successful do this trip. Use the tab on the sidebar to the right to contact the leader. Microspikes, trekking poles, hiking boots and ankle gaiters are required.


Mount Teneriffe

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
  • Boots
  • Microspikes
  • Ankle Gaiters
  • Trekking Poles
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