CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Mount Defiance

THIS HIKE IS TO THOMPSON LAKE. This hike is led at a moderate CHS 1 pace.

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  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,500 ft

Meet 0730, Preston P&R I-90, I-90 Exit #22; carpool to trailhead


Mount Defiance

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