CHS 1 Hike - Poo Poo Point via High School Trail

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Poo Poo Point via High School Trail

CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.8-2.0 mph)

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

We will meet at the Issaquah High School at 8am. (Can meet later than some of my hikes since there should be lots of parking)

More details in the participant email but to make this 9 miles we will stop at the northern view point (Poo Poo Point) for our long lunch break  but then also go on to the southern view point about .5 miles further to see Mt Rainier.


Poo Poo Point via High School Trail

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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