Seattle MAC - Hike

Youth activity: Mountaineers Adventure Club

Seattle MAC - Hike - Little Bandera Mountain

A conditioning hike for those interested in backpacking and alpine climbing this summer.

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.
  • Thu, Jun 24, 2021
  • Seattle Youth Outreach Committee
  • Youth
  • Adults
  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,800 ft
  • 1 (6 capacity)
  • FULL (1 capacity)
  • FULL (1 capacity)
  • Cancellation & Refund Policy

Meet at the trailhead at 8am.  The trailhead is accessed from I-90 Exit 42.  After exiting from eastbound I-90 exit 42, turn left and cross over the freeway and proceed straight about 0.1 miles to the road end, and park.  We will not be leaving from the usual Mason Lake/Bandara trailhead, accessed from Exit 45. 

8 miles, 3,800' gain

All participants on this trip must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


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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
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