CHS 1 Hike - Shriner Peak

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Shriner Peak

Mt. Rainier Campout Weekend! This hike is a steady steep climb through forests, burns and south facing meadows, up a ridge to the historic Shriner Peak lookout tower. CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph)

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,450 ft

Will leave from Elk Ridge Campground, time TBD.

Optional supper at Jackson’s in Enumclaw.


Shriner Peak

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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