Mount Walker


Day Hike - Mount Walker

Short, fairly steep hike. 2 miles up with 2000 ft elevation gain

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

Meet at Silverdale Y at 0830 OR Poulsbo Park and Ride (Viking Way) at 0900 OR Quilcene Ranger Station at 0945 OR Trailhead at 1000.  (All times ish -- +/ 5 minutes)

We'll hike up the trial to the N viewpoint and then, if skies are clear, continue to S viewpoint and then hike down the trail.

Gate is closed:  just park in front of the gate.

No toilets at trailhead (there are toilets on summit).  


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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