Advanced CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Advanced Conditioning Hiking Series

Advanced CHS 1 Hike - Norse Peak

Advanced CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.75-2.25 mph)

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,800 ft

7:30 AM. Maple Valley Park & Ride. If you are coming from the south end, please contact the leader for an alternate meet place if you wish.

Beautiful wildflowers and terrific views in the Mt. Rainier rain shadow. The elevation gain is very nicely spread out over the length of the trail.

Route/Place

Norse Peak



  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    USGS Norse Peak
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
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