Seattle Explorers & Jr. MAC Hike - Rattlesnake Ledge

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Seattle Explorers & Jr. MAC Hike - Rattlesnake Ledge

How about we don some fun green attire and commemorate St. Patrick's Day with a delightful hike along this enjoyable moderate trail?

  • Moderate, Strenuous 1, Technical 3
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,160 ft

Meeting time: noon at the Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead

The Explorers and Jr. MACers will spend the day hiking!

Trip Sheet: Trip Sheet

Weather: National Weather Service

Directions: Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead

Parking: None


Guests: If spots are still available one week prior to the trip, email [NAME] to request that a friend or sibling be able to join.

*To sign up for Explorer/Jr. MAC combo trips, do it on this page, NOT the course page. For all other trips, sign up via the course page. If confused, refer to the registration instructions on the course page.


Rattlesnake Ledge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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

If you'd like to borrow gear, please submit your request to the gear library.

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