Conditioner Hikes

Field trip: Intensive Basic Alpine Climbing Course

Conditioner Hikes - Mount Si Old Trail

Get in shape for summer climbs

Info
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  • Wed, May 3, 2017
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Day Hiking
  • Adults
  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,300 ft

Meeting at Little Si trailhead and ready to hike at 6 PM.

If you are coming from Seattle, a group is leaving the Mercer Island Park and Ride at 5:30 PM for carpooling. We highly encourage carpooling, so please contact the group in advance if you would like to arrange something that is more convenient for you.

This conditioner hike is part of the 2017 Intense Basic Course. You have permission to join this hike if you are part of the course.

If you are not part of the Intense Basic Course, please contact Dave Belding (davebelding@gmail.com) for permission to join.

Route/Place

Mount Si Old Trail


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • 10 Essentials (emphasizing headlamps)
  • 39 pounds of pack weight (use gallon water jugs to get to this weight)
  • If you have new mountaineering boots you need to break in, please wear them. If you have not yet purchased mountaineering boots, stiff soled hiking boots are fine.
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