CHS 2 Hike - Indian Bar-Cowlitz Divide

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Indian Bar-Cowlitz Divide

MT. RAINIER CAMPOUT WEEKEND - The trail starts at Box Canyon and climbs an initial steep section to the Cowlitz Divide, along the Wonderland Trail through alpine meadows and some of the most beautiful scenery in Mount Rainier National Park. CHS 2 hike led at a pace of 2.0-3.0 mph.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,700 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

We will meet at the Ohanapecosh Campground and carpool from there with a departure time of 7:30AM.  Please let me know if you are NOT camping and we'll set up a time for you to meet us at the trailhead.

TBD

Route/Place

Indian Bar-Cowlitz Divide


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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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