Seattle MAC - Conditioning Hike

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Conditioning Hike - Granite Creek Trail

A conditioning hike to help prepare and train for backpack trips, longer backpack trips, glacier climbs, alpine rock climbs, etc. Interested students are encouraged to plan out the details of the hike and write them up in the trip sheet. Staff/volunteers will not be planning this trip - it's on the students!

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft
  • FULL (9 capacity)
  • FULL (1 capacity)
  • 1 (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

9am at trailhead

See trip sheet for details. Registered MAC students should plan on getting together to plan this activity and write up the trip sheet, to be approved by the MAC manager by two weeks before the trip. 

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Route/Place

Granite Creek Trail


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Hiking boots or other sturdy shoes
  • Warm clothes and extra synthetic layers
  • Waterproof shell
  • Water (at least two liters)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Lunch
  • Day Pack
  • Camera (optional)
  • Extra clothing for the ride back
  • 10 essentials
  • microspikes
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