Kendall Katwalk


Day Hike - Ridge & Gravel Lakes

PCT hike past the Kendal Katwalk to Ridge Lake. This hike is offered as part of the 2016 PCT Challenge, though it is open to any qualified Mountaineers member. 7.5 one-way PCT miles.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,200 ft

7:30 AM at the Trailhead

PCT hike to Ridge Lake. Snow conditions permitting, If there is snow that is at all dangerous, we will turn around.  This hike could be as short as 10 miles (5 out, 5 back); though my guess is we will get to the lake.


Kendall Katwalk

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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