CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Wallace Falls

CHS PACING hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.75-2.25 mph)

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft

We'll meet at 9:30 AM at the trailhead. Suggestions for carpooling meet-up locations will be sent out by Tuesday, March 14th.

Wallace Falls is a great early season hike near Gold Bar, and a CHS classic! After our hike we'll stop for lunch or a snack.

Route/Place

Wallace Falls


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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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