Mount Walker


Day Hike - Mount Walker

Explore the Quilcene area with a warm up on the 1.5 mile Falls View Canyon loop, then climb nearby Mt Walker.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Meet in Olympia at 7:00 am on Saturday, Feb 25, location to be announced via email after registration closes.

Get two hikes for the price (of gas) for one! We will start the day with the Falls View Canyon loop, then drive up the hill a couple minutes to the Mt Walker trail head and make that climb. Total hiking will be 6.5 miles. If it snows before then, you may want microspikes. 


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
  11. Microspikes (optional, but recommended if we get more snow)
  12. Hiking poles, if that's your jam
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