CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Wallace Falls

A lovely hike to Wallace Falls State Park to see several waterfalls full of spring runoff. CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-2.5mph)

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-2.5mph

Details for meeting places and times will be in the "Hello Hiker" email, but expect to be on the trail at 9am.

This hike will be lead at a moderate CHS2 pace of 2.0-2.5mph.  We will start our hike by doing the Small Falls loop, then we will proceed up the Woody Trail to visit each of the main Wallace Falls viewpoints.  We will reach our high point when we visit the bridge that spans the Wallace River at the top of the falls.


Wallace Falls

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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