West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3


Day Hike - West Tiger Mountain 1-2-3

CANCELED due to COVID-19 - Conditioning hike: Let's meet at the High Point Trailhead and go up the Nook Trail then the Section Line Trail to reach West Tiger #3, then on to #2, and #1 taking minimal breaks. Eat lunch/snack at #1 then return to trailhead via West Tiger 3 Trail.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,900 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 2,840 ft
  • Pace: 1.5mph to 2.0mph

Let's meet at the Highpoint Trailhead at 9am.

The Section Line trail is steep gaining 900ft in only 0.6miles. Let's get some early season conditioning in but be kind to our knees on the descent by taking West Tiger 3 trail down.


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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