Schedule

Put your cursor on an event to pop-up its description,

then put your cursor on the description to keep it from disappearing.

Olallie Trail Hike - Moderate, 6-8 miles, 700-1250 ft gain, Good trail, Moderate pace, Ralph Owen
Start Date/Time:
Sunday, March 18, 2018 8:30 AM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Hike - Moderate
Description:
Hike past Christmas Lake and Cedar Butte to the Olallie West multi-use trail. We'll then hike part way up this trail along Mount Washington's West Ridge. Our turn around point will be a viewpoint along the trail or earlier if there is still snow at the higher level. Our route back will then be through the Black Forest on Cedar Butte's south side and back along Christmas Lake.
The maps for the day are the Green Trails Rattlesnake Mountain #205S and the Evergreen MTB New Mountain Bike Trail at Olallie SP (This PDF map can be downloaded online. Google “Olallie West pdf map”.)
The leader's phone number on the morning of the hike is (425) 394-8244.

Meet at 175 Rainier Blvd S, Issaquah

Bring your WA Discover Pass, if you have one.

Moderate, 6-8 miles, 700-1250 ft gain, Good trail, Moderate pace
Usually not difficult for regular hikers

Ralph Owen  hiker99ralph@comcast.net
Created On Monday, December 11, 2017

WTA Trip Reports

See reports or write your own.

Maps, Etc.

  • Cities
  • County
  • State
  • National

More Hikes

Some hikes are only listed in the Alpiner.

Usual Meeting Place

175 Rainier Blvd S, Issaquah

Difficulty

  • Very Easy
  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Strenuous
  • Very Strenuous

Trail Conditions

  • Paved
  • Gravel
  • Dirt
  • Rough
  • Off 

Pace

  • Slow
  • Moderate
  • Fast

Dogs

Most events do not allow dogs.

Carpooling

Please think green and Tip your driver.

Bring or Wear

  • Water
  • Food
  • Rain-Gear
  • Warm Clothes
  • Hiking Footwear

Weather

Knowing the likely weather can help you plan what to bring.

Leave No Trace

  • Plan Ahead and Prepare
  • Travel and Camp on Durable Surfaces
  • Dispose of Waste Properly
  • Leave What You Find
  • Minimize Campfire Impacts
  • Respect Wildlife
  • Be Considerate of Other Visitors

Bears

Be noisy.

Search & Rescue Procedures

  • Lost hiker
  • Injured hiker

Contacts for Unusual Activity

  • Report cougars, bears, unusual birds or other unusual wildlife
  • Report unusual park activity
  • Report a real threat to people or Iivestock

Release&Indemnity Agreement