CHS 1 Hike - Tiger Mountain Trail

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Tiger Mountain Trail

Out and back hike on the Tiger Mountain Trail through a mossy coniferous forest with large ferns to a destination of Murat’s hiking bridge – an engineering marvel! Hike is at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph).

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,350 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

Meet at the High Point aka Tradition Plateau  Trail Head, exit 20 off of I-90  at 8:30 AM.  A Discovery Pass is needed to park in the lot at the trailhead.



Tiger Mountain Trail

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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