CHS 1 Hike - Shoe Lake

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Shoe Lake

CHS 1 graduation hike on the Pacific Crest Trail from White Pass to pretty Shoe Lake.

  • Strenuous/Very Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 15.7 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

White Pass (Pacific Crest Trail – South Trailhead) on SR12.   Meet at the trailhead at 7am.   

Sonu Aggarwal will be primary leader; Dawn Kinsel will co-lead.


Pacific Crest Trail: White Pass to Walupt Lake

  • Green Trails White Pass No. 303

    Green Trails Walupt Lake No. 335

    Green Trails Goat Rocks William O Douglas Wilderness No. 303S
  • See full route/place details.
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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