Day Hike - West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3

Trip

Day Hike - West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3

Winter Conditioning Hike. Starting at the High Point Pond TH, loop hike to all 3 West Tigers

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft

9am, I-90 Exit 20 intersection of High Point Way & 79th St

This hike is part of the Winter Conditioning Hike Series hosted by the Foothills branch. It is not part of a course or program. Like any other open hike, it is open to all Mountaineers members.

We will start at the High Point Pond Trailhead down the gated road from the 4-way intersection near the freeway ramp. We will hike up to West Tiger 1 where we will visit a new viewpoint with a grand view of Seattle, Mt. Baker, and all of the Cascades to Mount Si! We will then visit Hiker's Hut viewpoint for a view of Mt. Rainier, Seattle, the Olympics. We will hike to West Tiger 2 and then 3, then hike back on various trails to make a loop.

Route/Place

West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Standard hiking gear

If rainy: Rain gear, no cotton clothing

If snowy/icy: Microspikes and gaiters recommended

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