CHS 1 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Benchmark Mountain via West Cady Ridge

360 degree views, mountain meadows, and a lovely day hike through the wild sky wilderness.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft

6:00 Am at the Woodinville Park & Ride
17800 140th Ave NE, Woodinville, WA 98072

After a strenuous uphill to begin, this hike opens to alping forest and mountain meadows, and spectacular views as it winds along the top of West Cady Ridge, providing 360 degree views of the wild sky wilderness as you follow one of the more picturesque stretches of the pCT.


Benchmark Mountain via West Cady Ridge

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