CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Cady Ridge & Pacific Crest Trail

Hike Cady Ridge to PCT and Dishpan Gap. The hike will be a 16 mile loop with a gain of about 3,000 feet. Cady Ridge is in a class all by itself - a mile-high ridge dominated by the blue and purple hues of lupine, jaw-dropping views of dozens of peaks, and the snowy dominance of Glacier Peak. CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph)

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft

TBD

Route/Place

Cady Ridge & Pacific Crest Trail



  • Green Trails Benchmark Mtn No. 144

    Green Trails Glacier Peak No. 112

    Trails Illustrated Glacier Peak Wilderness
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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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