CHS - Just for Fun - Elk Ridge Campground

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS - Just for Fun - Elk Ridge Campground

FRIDAY NIGHT (7/28) camping for CHS Mt. Rainier Campout Weekend.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Arrive any time after 3:00PM.

Elk Ridge Campground
13880 SR 410
Naches, Washington  98937

This activity is strictly limited to active participants and alumni in the Conditioning Hiking Series and their family members and guests. Please do not register if you're not involved with these courses.

The cost is $20 per person per night, Friday dinner on your own, breakfasts provided, Saturday chili cookoff (signup to follow), BYO lunches. This is car camping, not backpacking, so go as luxe as you like. Please don't let lack of gear prevent you from participating! If you need to borrow gear, let someone know. The hike leaders could outfit a small army!


Elk Ridge Campground

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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