Mount Walker


Day Hike - Mount Walker

Short, steep hike on a hot day

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  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

0900 Central Market; 1000 Quilcene Ranger Station; 1015 trailhead

We'll hike up the trail to the N viewpoint and then visit the S viewpoint and have a snack before heading back down the trail. Bring plenty of water.

No toilets at the trailhead; there are toilets on top.


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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