CHS 2 Hike - West Fork Foss Lakes

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - West Fork Foss Lakes

CHS 2 graduation hike led at a pace of 2.0-3.0 mph.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 16.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,200 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

Bothell Park and Ride right off 522 @ 5:30 am

Please be prepared for rain!  As this is a longer hike please make sure your 10 essentials are complete as we will be hiking most of the day and may have to hike in the dark.

Route/Place

West Fork Foss Lakes


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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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