CHS Alumni Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series Alumni

CHS Alumni Hike - Mount Townsend

Alumni-only hikes offered for graduates of Seattle CHS

  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

Meeting at the Edmonds-Kingston ferry at around 6:30 am, or at the lower trailhead at 9:45 am.

Parking Pass/Entry Fee: None.

Bring your 10 essentials including snacks and lunch. We will enjoy our lunch once we reach the summit while we take in the views that are in all directions. We plan to be at the summit for about 20 minutes before turning back towards the trailhead.

Additional details will be provided to registered participants via email.

Please note that a service dog in training will be on this hike.


Mount Townsend

  • USGS Mt Townsend

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

10 Essentials

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