Mount Walker


Day Hike - Mount Walker

4 miles roundtrip; 2000 ft elevation gain; microspikes or similar traction devices and trekking poles useful maybe if we have any snow.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Meet at Poulsbo Park and Ride on Viking at 0900; the Quilcene Ranger Station at 0945; or the trailhead at 1000.

We'll hike up the Mt Walker trail, check out the north viewpoint and, if the weather is good, the south viewpoint too.  We'll have a snack on top.  We may take the road down.


Mount Walker

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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