Day Hike - Norse Peak


Day Hike - Norse Peak

A flowery lollipop that includes the Goat Lake trail, the PCT, and ascending Norse from the backside. Proof of vaccination is required for this hike (if you haven't already hiked with me this year, please send a photo of your vaccination card, you can block everything except your name and second shot information if you wish).

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  • Strenuous 3
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,850 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 MPH average

Norse Peak Trailhead 12:00 noon,     

Bring traction, there are probably 2 short snow areas on the Goat Lake trail. A beginners and intermediate flower list will be distributed before the hike.  


Norse Peak

  • USGS Norse Peak

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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