CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Tubal Cain Mine & Buckhorn Lake

Dog-friendly hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph) - 4/4 dog spots currently available

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

8:30AM at the Tubal Cain Trailhead.  A hotel room in Sequim is  highly encouraged the night before!  Those leaving from Seattle will want to depart around 5:00AM in order to arrive on time.

Please email the hike leader immediately after registering if you plan to bring your dog. This will help him manage the "12 heartbeats" participant count.


Tubal Cain Mine

  • Custom Correct Buckhorn Wilderness

    Green Trails Tyler Peak No. 136

    Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

    Trails Illustrated Olympic National Park
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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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