CHS 1 Hike - Scott Paul and Park Butte Loop

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Scott Paul and Park Butte Loop

This hike is offered as part of the North Cascades campout weekend. We'll hike from Schreibers Meadow through alpine meadows to a lookout with panoramic views to Mount Baker and beyond, then loop back to our starting point via the Scott Paul trail. CHS hike led at a CHS1 pace (2.0 mph).

  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft

Leader will send out Hello Hiker letter to participants on Tuesday before hike. You should use the email roster that is sent in the Hello Hiker letter to manage carpools to the trail head near Baker Lake. When setting up your carpools remember that some members will be going on to the camp out in Newhalem. If you are planning to go to the camp out you will have an opportunity to register for that separately.



Scott Paul Trail & Park Butte

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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