Seattle MAC - Conditioning Hike

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Conditioning Hike - The Enchantments/Aasgard Pass

A thru-hike of the Enchantments! We'll start at the Stuart Lake trailhead and finish at Snow Lakes trailhead. 18 miles and we'll carpool/shuttle between the trailheads.

  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 18.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 4,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 7,800 ft
  • FULL (5 capacity)
  • FULL (1 capacity)
  • 1 (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

This will be an activity on the first day of the MAC kickoff trip.  We will return to camp in time for dinner and climbing on day two.


  • MAC conditioning hike series badge. This requires attendance at 3 or more conditioning hikes throughout the year, at minimum. Leaders will award the badge as they assess student fitness levels.
  • Leaders for these trips will assess student fitness levels throughout conditioning hikes and other MAC activities. If you are looking to sign up for these, make it your mission to do as much hiking as possible throughout the year

See trip sheet for details.  Trip sheet will be posted by July.

If a student is interested in helping to plan this trip, let Matt know.



The Enchantments

  • Green Trails Alpine Lakes East (Stuart Range) No. 208SX

    Green Trails Enchantment Lakes No. 209S
  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Hiking boots or other sturdy shoes
  • Warm clothes and extra synthetic layers
  • Waterproof shell
  • Water (at least two liters), consider water filtering/purification options
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Lunch, extra food, snacks and more snacks
  • Day Pack
  • Camera (optional)
  • Extra clothing for the ride back
  • 10 essentials
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