Mount Walker

Trip

Day Hike - Mount Walker

A great close to home conditioning hike for Kitsap Basic (priority) and Intermediate Mountaineering students and graduates, though all are welcome! One round trip with 30-40 lb packs. Our goal is 2 round trips, 45lb packs in 5 hours by May 15th. Let the conditioning begin!

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Sun, Feb 9, 2020
  • Kitsap Branch
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Meet at the trailhead by 0745. We will begin walking at 0800 sharp.

Conditioning hike for Kitsap Basic Climbing Students. Please bring a watch to time yourself and weight (30-40lbs.) in your pack. Should be a great, quick close to home conditioner. Bring trail food and water. Treking poles, microspikes, rain gear, and a spare dry shirt are necessary. 

Route/Place

Mount Walker


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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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