Wagonwheel Lake & Copper Mountain

Trip

Day Hike - Wagonwheel Lake

This will be a training hike in preparation for climbing season.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft

We will meet at the Staircase Ranger Station at 9:00 and head up the trail by 9:30.  We will have lunch at the lake.  Turn around time will be 2:00

This is a steep hike with lots of Switch backs.  

Route/Place

Wagonwheel Lake & Copper Mountain



  • Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Green Trails Mt Steel No. 167

    Custom Correct Mount Skokomish - Lake Cushman

    USGS Mt Skokomish
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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
  11. Micro Spikes
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