Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack

Field trip: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack - Baker Lake

This backpack trip will give B3 students the opportunity to try out gear and new skills on an overnight backpack with an experienced mentor. Students in Lorelei/Sarah`s mentor group have priority signup through April 1, 2021.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 750 ft
  • Pace: 2.0

Half the party will start at the south trailhead, half at the north, and meet at the Silver Creek campground for the night.  We`ll exchange car keys and complete the East Bank trail on day 2.  More details via the Hello Hiker email.  Meet at your assigned trailhead at 8am, we`ll start hiking at 8:20am.


Baker Lake

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials, plus overnight gear as specified by the trip leader

Trip Reports