Darrington Ranger District Trails


Stewardship - Darrington Ranger District Trails

Crosscut logout, brushing, tread and drainage work on the Meadow Mountain Trail in the Darrington Ranger District

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft

6:00 AM at Lynnwood/TBD.  Will meet up at P&R's enroute.  07:20 at parking at end of road.

Leader Permission required on this trip - - contact leader before signing up.  Primary focus will either be removing logs that are blocking the trail may also remove some sloughing from tread to prevent it from migrating downhill.  Preference will be given to people with prior crosscut experience and to students in Everett Mountaineers Climbing and Scrambling classes that need Stewardship credit.  NO bike ride to trailhead on this trip.

In addition to the 10 Essentials, plan to wear long pants/long sleeves while working. Bring a large pack to help carrying tools.  Also bring hardhat, work gloves, eye protection, cut-resistant high-top boots, water (streams available through July) and lunch.  If you don't have a hardhat one can be provided for you to use with advance notice to leader.  


participants will earn:


Darrington Ranger District Trails

  • Green Trails Snowking Mtn No. 79

    Green Trails Granite Falls No. 109

    Green Trails Cascade Pass No. 80

    Green Trails Monte Cristo No. 143

    Green Trails Benchmark Mtn No. 144

    Green Trails Sloan Peak No. 111

    Green Trails Glacier Peak No. 112

    Green Trails Silverton No. 110
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials, long pants/long sleeves while working. Bring hardhat, work gloves, eye protection and cut-resistant high-top boots,.  We will be carrying tools so bring a pack that will accommodate attaching/carrying tools.  Hard hat can be provided with prior notice to leader.

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