North Cascades Hiking Training Weekend Itinerary

Hikes listed are the planned hikes, if for any reason these are inaccessible, due to road conditions or avalanche hazard, we'll chose alternate objectives of similar length and challenge. 

Day One - Friday November 14

  • 12:00 Lunch & check in.
  • 1:00 - 4:00 Afternoon hike - Sauk Mountain  4.5 miles and 1200 feet elevation. Click for trail description
  • 5:00 - 7:00 Personal Time
  • 7:00 Dinner

Day Two - Saturday November 15

  • 6:00 Coffee & Calesthenics
  • 7:00 Breakfast
  • 8:30 (optional) Navigation Skills
  • 9:00 - 4:00 Depart on Hike to Trappers Peak and Thornton Lakes. 10 miles and 2900 feet elevation Click for trail description  
  • 5:00 - 6:00 Personal Time
  • 6:00 Dinner

Day Three - Sunday November 16

  • 6:00 Coffee & Calesthenics
  • 7:00 Breakfast
  • 8:00 - 4:00 Hike to Hidden Lake Lookout 8.5 miles and 3300 feet elevation Click for trail description  
  • 4:00 Return to Seattle.

Hidden Lake and North Cascades