West Tiger Mountain Railroad Grade

Trip

Day Hike - West Tiger Mountain Railroad Grade

Let's hike Tiger. Forecast is for an inch or 2 of snow. Should be fun and beautiful.

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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
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-2.5 mph

Meet 10 AM at High Point Lot off I-90.  Discover Pass is required. If folks what to carpool from Issaquah to avoid the parking cost let me know.

We will add a bit to the usual trip and go over and back to Poo Poo Point.

Leader's Permission is  required:  This is not a difficult trip, but due to the coronavirus threat I'm will be asking everyone to attest that they are not sick  or been sick in the past week and that no one else in their home is sick or sick within the past 10 days and that the participant will practice strict personal hygiene - thorough hand washing before the event, bring sanitizer or soap along and stay at a several foot distance from other hikers, etc.  Please state in your permission request that you are willing to abide by these safe guards. Additional microspikes are required.  Please advise me that you have these and will bring them.   Let's have safe and enjoyable trip.  Rob

Route/Place

West Tiger Mountain Railroad Grade


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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. microspikes
  12. hand sanitizer or soap
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