Conditioning Hiking Series - Equipment Q&A - Priest Point Park

Lecture: Conditioning Hiking Series

Conditioning Hiking Series - Equipment Q&A - Priest Point Park

Required - bring your day pack along with your ten essentials for review and to ask any questions you have regarding gear prior to hitting the trails this summer! Wilderness Skills, Scramble, Climb or other skilled course graduates may apply for exemption from this field trip.

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.
  • Easy/Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

10:00am - noon

Priest Point Park.  Meeting information will be emailed to registered participants.

We will meet at a covered shelter for gear check, pack fitting, and Q&A and then go on a mini "shake-down" hike in the park.


  • Day Pack

  • Ten Essentials

  • COVID Safety items:  Mask, Hand Sanitizer

Priest Point Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essentials: The Classic List

  1.  Map
  2. Compass
  3. Sunglasses and sunscreen
  4. Extra clothing
  5. Headlamp/flashlight
  6. First-aid supplies
  7. Fire starter
  8. Matches
  9. Knife
  10. Extra food

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