CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Little Mountain Park

CHS PACING hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.75-2.25 mph)

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 600 ft

We'll meet in Mount Vernon at 10 am and carpool to Little Mountain Park, taking as few cars as we can as parking is limited. Complete details to follow.

Little Mountain Park, located in Mount Vernon, is a City park with over 10 miles of varied hiking and shared use trails. After our pacing hike of 4-5 miles we will enjoy lunch at one of Mount Vernon's eateries.

Route/Place

Little Mountain Park


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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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