CHS 1 Hike - Shoe Lake

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Shoe Lake

Hike on the Pacific Crest Trail from White Pass to pretty Shoe Lake nestled in a high basin in the stunning Goat Rocks Wilderness. CHS 1 hike led at a pace of 1.5-2.0 mph.

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  • Strenuous/Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 15.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,800 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

We will meet at the South Renton Park and Ride lot off of Grady Way.  Meeting time will depend on the high temperature forecasted at the White Pass Ski Resort.

TBD

Route/Place

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.
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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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