CHS 2 Hike - Rock Mountain

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Rock Mountain

A classic summit in the Highway 2 area with amazing views of three different volcanoes as well as Mt. Stuart and many of the central Cascades. CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

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  • Strenuous/Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft
  • Pace: 2-3 mph

Will meet carpoolers at either the 65th Street P&R or the Sultan P&R, times to follow by email.

Supper at the Wallace Falls Cafe in Gold Bar.


Rock Mountain

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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