Seattle MAC Conditioning Hike - Thorp Lake & Lookout

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC Conditioning Hike - Thorp Lake & Lookout

Beautiful fall hike, with few crowds. Spectacular views of Rainier, Stuart, Daniel and The Enchantments.

  • Easy/Moderate, Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,500 ft
  • 3 (8 capacity)
  • FULL (2 capacity)
  • 2 (2 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Meet at the trailhead at 9:30am

Planned route here

Meet at Thorp Mountain lookout trailhead at 9:00am.

See trip sheet (posted 2 weeks before hike) for activity details, including link for carpool signup. 

Want to read about the hike before registering? The WTA trail description is a great place to start.  Expect to see gorgeous fall colors!



Thorp Lake & Lookout

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
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