North Fork Sauk River

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Day Hike - North Fork Sauk River

An 11 mile hike with 1,000 feet of elevation gain though old growth forest along the North Fork Sauk River.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

Meet in south section of Eastmont Park & Ride (exit 189 of I-5 in south Everett) at 7:00am to form carpools.   The mountaineers no longer arranges carpools. It is up to participants to get to the pre-arranged meeting place where carpools to the trailhead will be formed. Please ensure you can find and arrive at the meeting place before joining the hike.

Trail has many small ups and downs meandering alongside the river. Hopefully we’ll find Fall color and it’s a good trail for finding mushrooms.  I'll bring a water filter if you don't want to carry a ton of water.

Route/Place

North Fork Sauk River



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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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