Whitehorse Trail


Day Hike - Whitehorse Trail: Darrington to Swede Heaven

Hike along the North Fork of the Stilly on a forested former rail bed with views of Whitehorse Mountain, Mount Higgins, Round Mountain and Segelsen Ridge on a clear day.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 150 ft

Meet at Eastmont Park & Ride at 7:00am.

We will do a key exchange one-way 7-mile hike starting from the Fortson Mill Road to Darrington.

Plan for an after-hike dine-out.


Whitehorse Trail

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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