Seattle MAC Conditioning Hike

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC Conditioning Hike - Mount Teneriffe

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!

  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft
  • 4 (8 capacity)
  • FULL (2 capacity)
  • 1 (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Meeting time/place: 7:30AM at Mercer Island P&R, or 8:30AM at Mount Teneriffe TH.

Hike is Mount Teneriffe. Meet at Mercer Island Park and Ride, or Trailhead. Trail surface may be snow covered in places, boots are required, trekking poles recommended. 



Mount Teneriffe

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
Trip Reports