CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Green Lake & Ranger Falls

Our destination is Ranger Falls! We will not be going all the way to Green Lake. CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph)

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.8 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft

Let's all meet at the Wilburton Park and Ride off of I-405.  This is located equidistant between I-90 to the South and SR520 to the North.  We will consolidate to as few cars as needed and drive the 60 miles to the traihead.


Carbon River Road

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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