Intro to Trail Running: Backcountry Field Trip

Field trip: Introduction to Trail Running: Backcountry

Intro to Trail Running: Backcountry Field Trip - Kendall Katwalk

A field trip to a backcountry location to reinforce what you have learned and evaluate your learning.

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,700 ft

Trailhead for the northbound PCT; time TBD.

Topic TBA.

This is one of the course field trips rated as difficult.

A Northwest Forest Pass or national parks pass is required to park here. There is an outhouse at this trailhead.


Kendall Katwalk

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please wear layers of breathable, technical clothing suitable for outdoor aerobic activities for this course's outdoor activities.

  • Waterproof jacket, hat, buff, gloves, sunglasses; running-specific gaiters recommended
  • Trail running shoes
  • A small day pack suitable for trail running
  • Bring snacks and water
  • Trail running-adapted ten essentials
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