Poo Poo Point via Chirico Trail


Day Hike - Poo Poo Point via Chirico Trail

Conditioning hiking series--all Mountaineers welcome. An efficient hike up the Chirico Trail to lovely views of Mount Rainier and over Lake Samammish

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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft

Meet at 8:30 at the picnic table by the trailhead.  Take exit 17 off I-90.  Head south on Front Street.  The parking lot is on the left about 3 miles from the exit.  Discover Pass required.

This is a nice lowland hike for the winter.  Beginners welcome.  We'll go at a pace where everyone can keep up.

The trail may be muddy, so waterproof boots are recommended.



Poo Poo Point via Chirico Trail

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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