Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack

Field trip: Backpacking Building Blocks (B3) Course

Backpacking Building Blocks Student-Only Backpack - Dorothy, Bear & Deer Lakes

This field trip will give B3 students the opportunity to try out gear and new skills on a one night moderate overnight backpack with experienced mentors.

  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 14.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,900 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 3,147 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

Meet at the Miller River Road trailhead off Hwy 2 Saturday morning at 8am.  We'll start hiking at 8:20am.

This backpack will overnight at Snoqualmie Lake after hiking past Dorothy, Bear, and Deer lakes.  See the WTA.org Snoqualmie Lake trip description here  www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/snoqualmie-lake

Early priority registration will be given to students in Sarah's mentor group from April 1 through April 10 at 8pm.  Then any qualified B3 student can email Sarah at hess@whidbey.com for leader permission to sign up.  Permission requests are not accepted before this registration opening.

Route/Place

Dorothy, Bear & Deer Lakes


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

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