Sauk Mountain

Trip

Day Hike - Sauk Mountain

We will not be going to Sauk Mountain; rather, we will be hiking along the North Fork of the Sauk River to the Mackinaw Shelter, approximately 11 miles and 2000 feet in elevation gain.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,190 ft

Everett Station, 6AM

This is a wonderful trail through old growth forest. Afterwards, we will head to that thriving metropolis, Granite Falls where we will enjoy a meal in a bar (sorry, I forgot the name) where the food is surprisingly good.

Route/Place

Sauk Mountain


Roster
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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