Overview Hike Details Food Plan Gear List Resources

Overview

A week-long trip along the Hoh River, Hoh Lake, and the High Divide.

Hike Details

Mileage and elevations are based on me poring over the Green Trails Map as best I can.

Date Start Distance Start El. End El. Total El. Change End KH*  
2013/08/17  Hoh River Trail Head  5.3  620  800  180 5 Mile Island  5.5 Impressions Photos
2013/08/18 5 Mile Island  3.6  800  1000  200 Olympus Ranger Sta. 3.8 Impressions Photos
2013/08/19 Olympus Ranger Sta.  5.9  1000  4720  3720 Hoh Lake 9.6 Impressions Photos
2013/08/20 Hoh Lake  8.1  4720  5040  1920 Heart Lake 10 Impressions Photos
2013/08/21 Heart Lake  9.2  5040  1000  4200 ORS 13.3 Impressions Photos
2013/08/22 ORS  6.4  1000  720  280 Mt Tom 6.6 Impressions Photos
2013/08/23 Mt Tom  2.5  720  620  100 Trail Head 2.6 Impressions Photos
  TOTALS 43.8+      10640+      

Food

Date Breakfast Lunch Dinner
2013/08/17  - Drake’s U-Bake Pizza & Subs - Club Sandwich Yellow Curry with Chicken
2013/08/18 Hardboiled Eggs Lunch Lamb Vindaloo
2013/08/19 Hardboiled Eggs Lunch Pasta with Pesto and Chicken
2013/08/20 Oatmeal w/Blueberry Lunch Shepherds Pie
2013/08/21 Oatmeal w/Mango Lunch Beef Chili
2013/08/22 Oatmeal w/Raspberry Lunch Pasta with Red Meat Sauce
2013/08/23 Clif Bar Next Door Gastro Pub - Burger with Bacon & Bleu Cheese, Bleu Cheese Fries, Onion Rings  

Gear

  • Deuter ACT Lite 65+10
  • REI Radiant Down Sleeping Bag + Sea-to-Summit 20L Ultra-sil dry sack
  • Thermarest Z Lite Sol sleeping pad
  • Big Agnes Fly Creek UL2
  • Marmot Minimalist rain jacket + REI brand stuff sack
  • Feathered Friends Daybreak Vest + Sea-to-Summit 4L Ultra-sil dry sack
  • Benchmade Nivramus
  • Men’s Classic Crocs
  • 2 Black Diamond Wiregate Caribbeaners
  • 100 ft 550 Paracord
  • MSR Whisperlite International
  • 2 x 11oz MSR Fuel Containers + fuel
  • MSR Miniworx EX water filter
  • 3L Camelbak
  • Snowpeak Trek 900
  • MSR titan tea kettle
  • Snowpeak Titanium Spork
  • Garcia Backpacker’s Cache bear can
  • Sunglasses
  • Black Diamond Storm headlamp
  • Green Trails Map + compass ## Resources
  • NPS High Divide Loop
  • NPS Hoh Lake Trail
  • Olympic Wilderness Map 2013
  • Seven Lakes Campsite Maps
  • Seven Lakes Loop Handout