Summerland & Panhandle Gap


Day Hike - Summerland

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,100 ft

65th Street Park and Ride 6:30 AM

We'll likely go above Summerland for a higher chance of mountain goats and alpine flowers, but not to panhandle gap. The region above summerland is like the moon. Sticks are helpful and maybe mini-cleats for snow traverses.


Summerland & Panhandle Gap

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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