CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - West Tiger Mountain No. 3

Hike West Tiger 3 from Sunset Way. Starting at the Sunset Way trailhead lengthens the "normal" West Tiger 3 trip to a good CHS length for May. Hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,600 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

West Sunset Way trailhead on the east edge of Issaquah.  This is one exit west of the more common High Point trailhead.  Meeting time TBD, but likely 7 or 7:30 to ensure getting a parking spot.



West Tiger Mountain No. 3

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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