CHS 1 Hike - Ingalls Creek

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Ingalls Creek

CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph)

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,450 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

7am Tibbets Park and Ride in Issaquah

Northwest Forest Pass Required.

Drive time to trail is approx. 2 hours.

The Ingalls Creek trail features a variety of scenery that includes big pines, boulder fields, and granite cliffs with old-growth trees. The trail meanders along a raging stream. The trail is known for its wildflowers in late Spring. 

The elevation is 1450 ft.

Green Trails Enchantment Map 209S


Ingalls Creek

  • Green Trails Mt Stuart No. 209

    Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    USGS Mount Stuart

    Green Trails Liberty No. 210

    USGS Liberty
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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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