CHS 1 Hike - Kendall Katwalk

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Kendall Katwalk

CHS1 hike led at pace 1.5-2.0 mph. Starting at Snoqualmie Pass, follow the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) first through forest then climbing to a scenic ridge crest and then along Kendall Katwalk, one of the most impressive walks on the Washington state portion of the PCT.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

If the weather holds, we will have some SPECTACULAR views in store for us during this hike!  Additional information to come after reviewing trip reports, etc.  

Meeting Place: Tibbett's P&R (South of the main transit center)

Meeting Time: 6:30am

We will need additional drivers (2), and the trail head requires a NW Forest Pass.

After accomplishing the hike we'll head to North Bend Bar & Grill for a well deserved rest, bite, and cheers!


Maps: Green Trails 207 - Snoqualmie Pass OR

Green Trails 207S - Snoqualmie Pass Gateway.


Kendall Katwalk

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)
Trip Reports