CHS - Mt. Rainier Campout

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS - Mt. Rainier Campout - Shi Shi Beach

The annual Washington CoastSavers Coast Cleanup event. Registration is limited to CHS participants, graduates, and their guests.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

We will meet in the NatureBridge parking lot at 7am to carpool to Neah Bay and our trailhead for Shi Shi Beach. Please note that the actual stewardship activity is for Shi Shi Beach & Point of Arches.

See separate listing for optional lodging for Apr 28 & 29 at NatureBridge Olympic on Lake Crescent.

CHS participants/graduates/guests only.

Travel to Petroleum Creek (4 miles round trip) will count as a CHS 1 hike for April, and travel to Point of the Arches (8 miles round trip) will count as a CHS 2 hike for April.


Shi Shi Beach

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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