Seattle Junior MAC Meeting

Youth activity: Junior MAC

Seattle Junior MAC Meeting - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

[SALMON + ORCA PODS] Hoh River & Enchanted Valley Backpacking pre-trip meetings. 6:30-7:30pm via Zoom. MANDATORY if you are attending a backpacking trip May 29-31.

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.
  • Wed, May 12, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Families
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • 5 (15 capacity)
  • FULL (2 capacity)
  • 8 (15 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom from 6:30-7:30pm.

This is a MANDATORY pre-trip meeting for both Jr. MAC pod May 29-31 backpacking trips. We will split  the pods into breakout rooms.

Please request gear from Hannah by MAY 16 if you would like to borrow any gear for the trip.

Make sure you have reviewed the activity page [ORCA / SALMON]  as well as the trip sheet (linked on the activity page) prior to this meeting. Come with any questions you have about the trip, gear, etc.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please request gear from Hannah by MAY 16 if you would like to borrow any gear for the trip.

  • Backpack
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping pad
  • Pack cover or plastic bag for water repellence
  • Wool/synthetic socks (minimum of three pairs)
  • Hiking boots
  • Hiking shirts (not cotton)
  • Long underwear 
  • Hiking pants (not cotton/jeans)
  • Warm jacket
  • Warm top
  • Warm pants (synthetic or wool)
  • Waterproof Jacket (breathable, with a hood on the jacket)
  • Waterproof Pants (breathable)
  • Warm hat
  • Gloves/mittens
  • Camp shoes
  • Sunglasses (polarized, broad spectrum UV protection)
  • Bowl, Cup, Spoon
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner (see breakdown on trip sheet)
  • Water (at least two liters)
  • Headlamp/Flashlight (spare batteries or second headlamp)
  • Trekking Poles
  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Sunscreen
  • Optional
    • Van Bag (change of clothes for in the car) 
    • Camera
    • Playing cards
    • Frisbee
    • Journal and pen
    • Instruments (Harmonica, etc.)
Trip Reports