Rattlesnake Mountain (East)


Day Hike - Rattlesnake Mountain (East)

This is a scenic hike to the summit of East Peak. We will have views at the Ledge and Summit .

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  • Moderate, Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 3,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.00 mph

We will meet at the trail head at 8:00 am . Take Exit 32 , I-90 ,right on 436 Ave. SE, and drive 2.4 miles to the Rattlesnake Lake Parking . There will be a carpool site at the Greenlake Park and Ride  lot North of 65th under the Freeway. I plan to arrive there at 6:45 am with departure to the trail head at 7:00 am . I drive a white Escape. My cp is 206-369-5267 or hp 206-362-5129 .


Rattlesnake Mountain (East)

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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