CHS - Mt. Rainier Campout - Burroughs Mountain

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS - Mt. Rainier Campout - Burroughs Mountain

CHS 2 hike during the Mt. Rainier Campout Weekend. We'll hike to Third Burroughs mountain and visit the lookout atop Mt. Fremont too! CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph).

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

As part of the Mt Rainier Campout Weekend we plan to meet up and leave immediately after breakfast at Ohanapecosh Campground.  We will make other arrangements for those who may not be over-nighting at the campground.



Burroughs Mountain

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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