CHS Tacoma September Graduation Hikes

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS Tacoma September Graduation Hikes - Burroughs Mountain

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students. Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

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  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,900 ft
  • Pace: 2.5

We'll get an early start, meeting at 7:45am & ready to hike at 8:00am.

Detailed meeting information will be sent once registration closes.  Feel free to contact the leader if you have any questions. 

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students.  Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

The plan is to tag first, second and third burroughs on our journey.  We'll move at a steady pace, taking fewer breaks along the way and stopping for one extended snack break.  

Route/Place

Burroughs Mountain


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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