CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Granite Mountain

Enjoy 360 degree views of Mt. Rainier, Stuart, Baker and many other peaks from the Granite Mountain lookout. This is a close-in conditioning hike with many rewards! CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph)

Info
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  • Strenuous 3, Technical 2, Strenuous, Winter Scramble
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

We will meet at the Pratt Lake trailhead at 7am. Please note that this time is earlier than originally scheduled.

TBD

Route/Place

Granite Mountain Trail


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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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