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WWE PDX – Timberline Trail Backpack

August 20 @ 6:00 am - August 23 @ 5:30 pm






** THIS EVENT REQUIRES AN EVENTBRITE REGISTRATION AND IS INTENDED FOR LADIES WITH INTERMEDIATE – ADVANCED BACKPACKING SKILLS **







The Eventbrite tickets will go live on Friday, January 31st at 10:00 a.m. (PST).







Due to regulations in the National Forest, as well as campsite availability, this trip will be limited to a total pack size of eight (8), including the ambassador leading the event. In order to comply, we have to require each member attending this event register through Eventbrite. 







In the event you successfully register, and then are unable to attend, please release the ticket so that another member may attend. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kristina directly!







TRAIL DESCRIPTION:



** This trip is intended for intermediate to advanced level backpackers. 







• 38.3 miles, 9.000 feet of elevation gain



* Rated DIFFICULT







This trip that circumnavigates Mount Hood is stunning, and provides incredible views of the surrounding Cascade peaks, as well as several of the areas rivers, through the deep forests of the lower slopes and the barren up lava flows.







**TRAILHEAD PASS**







A NW Forest Pass is required to park at the trailhead. You will need either a yearly pass, or four (4) day passes to be in compliance.







TRAILHEAD DIRECTIONS:



https://www.oregonhikers.org/field_guide/Timberline_Lodge_Trailhead







WHAT TO BRING:







https://www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/backpacking-checklist.html



https://www.rei.com/learn/expert-advice/ten-essentials.html







Due to the nature of this event, a full, required packing list will be provided to the Eventbrite registrants at a later date, through a closed Facebook group set up for the event.











** PLEASE NOTE: Ambassadors are not wilderness first aid certified. This is a casual get together for shared outdoor enthusiasts. Safety is a top priority; please plan accordingly.**











Here is a link to more information and directions to our adventure:



https://www.oregonhikers.org/field_guide/Timberline_Trail_around_Mount_Hood_Hike







Questions? Please reach out to Portland Ambassador, Kristina Marx, with any questions. Can’t wait to see you all and hit the trail!







– Women Who Explore – Portland Ambassador





Details

Start:
August 20 @ 6:00 am
End:
August 23 @ 5:30 pm
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/wwe-pdx-timberline-trail-backpack-tickets-78048692741

Organizer

Women Who Explore
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/o/women-who-explore-18138683165

Venue

Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
27500 E Timberline Road
Government Camp, OR 97028 United States
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