CHS 2 Hike - Norse Peak

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Norse Peak

At the summit, we'll see Mount Rainier rising above Crystal Mountain. There is also an old lookout tower and amazing 360 degree views from the peak. CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

TBD

TBD

Route/Place

Norse Peak



  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    USGS Norse Peak
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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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