Tubal Cain Mine


Day Hike - Tubal Cain Mine & Buckhorn Lake

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,050 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

We will meet at the Tubal Cain Trailhead on Saturday August 8th at 8:00am. If someone is unsure of the trailhead location we can meet at another location and caravan.

This will be a hike to Buckhorn Lake on the Tubal Cain Trail. App. 12 miles roundtrip. Make sure you read the Mountaineer's code of conduct regarding Covid 19 and have a mask with you to wear if we pass other hikers on the trail and  we will try to maintain social distancing.


Tubal Cain Mine

  • Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness

    Green Trails Tyler Peak No. 136

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Trails Illustrated Olympic National Park
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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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