CHS 2 Hike - Whiskey Dick Mountain

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Whiskey Dick Mountain

A desert ramble with delicious-smelling sagebrush, flowering hedgehog cactus, big yellow blooms, and small purple/pink flowers plus views of the Columbia River and even Mount Rainier on a clear day. CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,800 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

TBD

TBD

Route/Place

Whiskey Dick Mountain


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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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