Mount Zion


Day Hike - Mount Zion

Registration from June 9, 2014 through June 18, 2014.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft

Meeting will be at Tacoma Community College Park & Ride, corner So. 19th street and Mildred, 7:00 AM (longish drive).

While a long drive from Tacoma, this is (per recommendation) one of the 'pretty-est' hikes this time of year. Come along if you like rhododendrons!


Mount Zion

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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