West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3


Day Hike - West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3

Let's start the New Year with this great conditioning hike! We'll hike to Tiger 3 via the Bus, Nook, & Section Line trails, then on to Tiger 2 and 1, and return via the West Tiger 3 Main Trail.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

Meet 8:30 a.m. at the Tradition Plateau TH parking lot.    A Discover Pass is required.

This is a great conditioning hike!

Please be capable of hiking on a fairly steep grade, at a steady moderate pace.   The Section Line portion of our route gains 1400' in .9 miles, so beware!  The pace will be moderate.  

I'll send an email two days before the hike with more details.


West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3

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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