Alpine Conditioner


Alpine Conditioner - West Tiger Mountain No. 3 Cable Line

Post-work conditioner to maintain fitness through the winter. 1600' per hour climb pace

  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 3.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,100 ft

We will meet at the Cable Line trailhead on SE 79th in Issaquah, east of the Highpoint parking lot, at 5:50pm. Starting the hike at 6pm. There are no restrooms at the trailhead.

We will ascend/descend the Cable Line trail with some minor side paths to avoid mud .

The pace will be moderate targeting 1.75-2 hours for the round trip; 1600' per hour climb pace. If you are feeling strong, bring more weight as we will strive to keep the group together.  

Sunset is at 5:29pm; bring headlamps as we will travel in the dark. This conditioner will happen rain or shine so bring your rain gear.  The trail is consistently muddy from rain.

If we've climbed together or you are very well acquainted with Cable Line, you have permission to sign up. All others, please request permission and let me know what other hikes you've done recently.


West Tiger Mountain No. 3 Cable Line

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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