Poo Poo Point


Day Hike - Poo Poo Point

End of Autumn hike to a popular view.

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  • Sun, Dec 16, 2018
  • Seattle Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Retired Rovers, Adults
  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,850 ft

We will meet at 7:30 AM  at the East Sunset Way Trailhead

Permits: Bring a Discover Pass just in case

This'll be a route is primarily composed of the High School Trail though we'll also be incorporating The Rainier Trail and the Adventure Trail based on their proximity to the trailhead. This should make for a good conditioning hike even if we don't get a view.

We will be hiking rain or shine though if conditions prove dangerous then we'll adjust (or cancel) the hike as needed. 


Poo Poo Point

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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