Mount Walker


Day Hike - Mount Walker

Post-Thanksgiving hike to shake off the tryptophan coma

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

Northgate Park & Ride, 6:30 am

We will hike the trail up to the Mt. Walker viewpoint which offers a panoramic view of the Hood Canal.  If time permits we can also hike the short Falls Canyon trail nearby on the Quilcene river.


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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