Summer Hiking Series: Lookouts and High Places - 2024

Day Hiking Course

Lookouts and High Places

Head for the high country and prepare for some elevation gain with this series of hikes to many of Washington’s iconic lookouts, vistas and favorite peaks.

Prospective students must have the Low-Impact Recreation badge in their profile to register for this course.

Destinations in this new Lookouts and High Places hike series will include Hannegan Pass, Hidden Lake, Tatoosh Peak, Eagle Peak Saddle, Granite Mountain, Gobblers Knob, Fremont Lookout, Shriner Peak, Tolmie Peak and many more beautiful destinations.

Distances and difficulty levels will vary, with most hikes falling into the "Moderate", "Moderate to Strenuous" and "Strenuous" categories.

To complete this series, participants must attend an introductory evening online lecture via Zoom and participate in six hikes.

Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Lookouts and High Places Day Hiking Series - Classroom Session
Online Classroom
Tue, Jun 25, 2024
Registration closes Jun 23
6 participants
13 instructors
Lookouts and High Places July Hikes (optional)
Frog Mountain
Tue, Jul 2, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
0 instructors
Kelly Butte
Tue, Jul 2, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
1 instructor
Mount Fremont Lookout
Wed, Jul 3, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
0 instructors
Rattlesnake Second Ledge
Tue, Jul 9, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26
9 participants
Mount Si Main Trail
Wed, Jul 10, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
Eagle Peak
Thu, Jul 11, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Pinnacle Peak Park
Fri, Jul 12, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
1 instructor
Hannegan Pass
Sun, Jul 14, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
10 participants
1 instructor
Eunice Lake & Tolmie Peak Lookout
Wed, Jul 17, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Palisades Lakes & Brown Peak
Thu, Jul 18, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)
Wed, Jul 24, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26
7 participants
Eunice Lake & Tolmie Peak Lookout
Sat, Jul 27, 2024
Registration opens Jun 26; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Lookouts and High Places August Hikes (optional)
Pacific Crest Trail: Snoqualmie Pass to Windy Pass
Fri, Aug 2, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
0 instructors
Kelly Butte
Sat, Aug 3, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
Little Si & Boulder Garden Loop
Thu, Aug 8, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15
9 participants
Shriner Peak
Fri, Aug 9, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
10 participants
0 instructors
Gobblers Knob
Sat, Aug 10, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)
Wed, Aug 14, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
Sourdough Gap
Thu, Aug 15, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Goat Peak (Chinook Pass)
Fri, Aug 16, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Hidden Lake Lookout
Wed, Aug 21, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15
7 participants
Mailbox Peak
Tue, Aug 27, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
0 instructors
Granite Mountain Trail
Fri, Aug 30, 2024
Registration opens Jul 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
0 instructors
Lookouts and High Places September Hikes (optional)
Norse Peak
Sun, Sep 1, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
Gobblers Knob
Wed, Sep 4, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15
7 participants
Third Burroughs Mountain
Thu, Sep 5, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
High Rock
Sat, Sep 7, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
0 instructors
Granite Mountain Trail
Wed, Sep 11, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
Shriner Peak
Sat, Sep 14, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15
6 participants
Pinnacle Saddle
Wed, Sep 18, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
1 instructor
Tatoosh Peak
Sun, Sep 22, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
1 instructor
Heybrook Lookout & Ridge
Tue, Sep 24, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
6 participants
1 instructor
Goat Peak (Chinook Pass)
Sat, Sep 28, 2024
Registration opens Aug 15; Instructor registration open now
8 participants
1 instructor
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Required Equipment

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Course Materials

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