Intro to Trail Running: Backcountry Field Trip

Field trip: Introduction to Trail Running: Backcountry

Intro to Trail Running: Backcountry Field Trip - Wallace Falls

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

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 700 ft

Meet at 7:30pm, ready to run, at main parking area for Wallace Falls State Park, 14503 Wallace Lake Road, Gold Bar, WA 98251. 

Driving directions are available on the WTA's website here.

Topic TBA.

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

A Discover Pass is required to park here. 

Map: https://www.parks.state.wa.us/DocumentCenter/View/1960/Wallace-Falls-State-Park-PDF 

Route/Place

Wallace Falls


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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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