West Tiger Mountain No. 3


Day Hike - West Tiger No. 3 Trail

Intro/Conditioning hike for Basic Climbing Students

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,100 ft

Highpoint Trailhead, 0800. Don't forget your Discovery Pass.

This hike is for students of a Basic Climbing Course. All other requests will be not be accepted.

This will be an easy paced hike, probably taking us about 1.5-2 hours to go up. Bring your 10 essentials, but training weight isn't a requirement

This hike will follow the WA State Phased Approach to Reopening Business and Modifying Physical Distancing and the Mountaineers hiking guidelines for COVID-19 that apply on the date of this trip. Please make sure to have your mask ready for wearing at our meeting spot and any other time you are within 6 feet of another individual. Carpooling outside of your household is not recommended.

Participants will need to bring 10 Essentials, along with a headlamp and a spare headlamp or spare batteries.  It will be up to individuals to decide how much weight they will carry. Please leave sharp and pokey things like ice axes and crampons at home.

We'll meet at the upper trailhead and hike WT3 to the summit of WT3. We'll regroup at trail intersections, but we'll be a group for a majority of this


West Tiger Mountain No. 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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