*** About 1.5 Hours Drive From Olympia To Trail Head near Enumclaw
Noble Knob is a great alpine trail that provides excellent views of Mt. Rainier. Also an epic view of Glacier Peak, and Mt. Stuart if you stop for a look on the North side of the ridge.
Noble Knob - 7 miles round trip hike, some guide books say anywhere from[masked] elevation gain, but it is not a straight up elevation gain, it is the net change.
Total Gain: 1854 ft, Total Loss: 1527 ft, Net Change: 328 ft
Difficulty:5 / 10
trail runs in the shady side of the mountains, which slows snow melt. Will need to check conditions before going.
As usual bring the 10 essentials, everything you need to keep yourself comfortable and safe, a sense of humor and adventure.
WE ARE NOT TRAINED GUIDES OR LEADERS. WE ARE HIKING AND INVITE YOU TO JOIN US. OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES HAVE RISK. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOURSELF AND YOUR SAFETY. THE MORE PREPARED, THE BETTER CHANCE OF STAYING SAFE.
Bring cash for drivers, have a full tank of gas, need a parks pass
PLEASE: Have ID, medical info and emergency #s on your person, not just in your phone. Thanks.
**** Reminder - after 3 no shows you may be restricted from attending any future Olympia Hiking Meetup Group events****