Rattlesnake Ledge


Day Hike - Rattlesnake Ledge

Lunch at the upper ledge.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,160 ft

Trailhead at 9:30 am.

Park & Rides for carpool to be determined.

Hike rain or shine. We will stop briefly at the lower ledge for pictures and then continue approximately another half mile to the upper ledge for lunch.

Weather dependent, some type of traction may be required like microspikes, yaktrax, or crampons.

A sit pad, trekking poles and wind shell or puffy jacket are recomended.


Rattlesnake Ledge

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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