Rock Candy Mountain

Trip

Day Hike - Rock Candy Mountain

This is an after-work hike to a former lookout summit in the Black Hills near Olympia.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,700 ft

4:15pm at Mud Bay Park and Ride lot.

Note this is an after-work hike. Boots would be good for muddy trail in places.

Route/Place

Rock Candy Mountain


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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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