Tiger Mountain Lowlands


Day Hike - Tiger Mountain Lowlands

Day hike on the trails around TIger Mountain Tradition Lake.

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  • Easy+
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 3.0
  • Elevation Gain: 600 ft

11:30 AM at the Tradition Plateau Trailhead parking lot, accessed from Interstate 90.  Exit 20 for High Point, and turn right (south) on 270th Ave SE. Just a few yards south of I-90, turn right (west) onto SE 79th St. The pavement ends in 0.4 miles, where you continue through a gate about 0.5 miles to the parking lot.

Participants are encouraged to connect with each other to arrange carpools.  A Discover Pass is required for parking.

This is an easy 3 mile round trip hike.  The pace will be slow to moderate.  The hike is meant to be a introduction to hiking with the Mountaineers in the Pacific Northwest.

We will hike rain or shine, so good raingear, non-cotton layers, warm hat and gloves, and sturdy waterproof footwear with grippy soles are required.  


Tiger Mountain Lowlands

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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