This is a time trial for GCC students only.
IMPORTANT NOTE: This time trial meets at the Old Si/Little Si trailhead, NOT Safeway. See directions below.
To pass, you must hike to the usual turnaround point within 2.5 hours, carrying a 30-lb. pack. You must return to the trailhead within 2 hours. Packs will be weighed at the trailhead. You may use water bottles or rocks to achieve the necessary weight and you may dump them at the top.
IT IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU HAVE HIKED THE OLD SI TRAIL PREVIOUSLY AND THAT YOU HAVE BEEN ABLE TO SUCCESSFULLY CARRY A 30-LB. PACK WHILE GAINING 2,000 OR MORE FEET OF ELEVATION.
Meet at the trailhead by 7:15 at the latest. We will start promptly at 7:30. Please carpool as possible.
Bring your 10 essentials, traction devices and plenty of snacks and water. Hiking poles are highly recommended.
Directions to the trailhead: From the Seattle area, drive east on Interstate 90 and take Exit 32. Go left on 436th Avenue for 0.5 miles, then left on North Bend Way for 0.2 miles, then right on Mount Si Road for 0.5 miles to the trailhead on your left. Discovery Pass required.
Any questions -- or to cancel your registration -- please contact the leader. Last-minute cancellations for emergencies only, please, and you must call.
Leader: Felicia Durand (360) 878-2119
Co-Leader/WFA: Rob Bodkin (206) 550-4554
Co-leader: Nancy Bodkin