Adventure Activity - Ancient Lake

Youth activity: Mini Mountaineers

Adventure Activity - Ancient Lake

Mini Mountaineers backpacking trip to some beautiful desert lakes

Info
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.
  • Sat, Apr 29, 2023 — Sun, Apr 30, 2023
  • Tacoma Youth Programs
  • Youth
  • Youth
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

11am at the trailhead

This is a very easy and flat trail, and a great first backpacking trip for young kids. Please note that there is no drinkable water - ALL drinking water must be packed in. Good news is that it's a very easy and short trail, so heavy packs won't be too much of a burden. 

Route/Place

Ancient Lake


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please bring for yourself and your child:

Backpack

Water

Snacks

Sunscreen

First Aid Kit

Appropriate clothing

10 Essentials

Tent

Sleeping bags

Sleeping pad

Toiletries

Lots of water

Food for two days

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