CHS 1 Hike - Snoquera Palisades

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Snoquera Palisades

This trail has it all, from beautiful forests to beautiful waterfalls and is a nice workout with great views into the White River Valley on a clear day. CHS 1 hike led at a pace of 1.5-2.0 mph.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

7:30 AM, Maple Valley P&R, SE 231st St & Renton-Maple Valley Rd (SR 169).

An alternate meet spot can be arranged for south-enders. Contact the leader in advance.

This hike is in between the Norse Peak and Clearwater Wilderness areas. It is easy to get to, right off Hwy 410. 

Route/Place

Snoquera Palisades


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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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