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Sat, Feb 24


Skamania Fairgrounds Hegwald Auditorium

Cascade Ruck 2024

Join us for the 2024 Cascade Ruck – an event ideal for hikers of all skill levels: aspiring long-distance hikers and long-time enthusiasts.

Cascade Ruck 2024
Cascade Ruck 2024

Time & Location

Feb 24, 2024, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM PST

Skamania Fairgrounds Hegwald Auditorium, 710 SW Rock Creek Dr, Stevenson, WA 98648, USA

About the Event

We have a full day of presentations, breakout sessions, and community for you! Highlights include:

"Hiking the Oregon Coast Trail" with OCT Guidebook author Bonnie Henderson

Small Group Breakout Sessions:

  • Ultralight gear with Liz "Snorkel" Thomas, 
  • Intentional Hiking with Renee "She-Ra" Patrick
  • Managing Electronics on Trail with Whitney "Allgood" LaRuffa
  • Resupply with Mike "Just Mike" McClure
  • DIY Gear with Theo "Blis" Davis
  • Snow Camping with Theo "Blis" Davis

"How Not to Die" - Backcountry Safety with Jeff "Mountain Man" Brownschiedle

"Hiker Hacks" Panel Discussion with Naomi "The Punisher" Hudetz, Theo "Blis" Davis, and Miguel "VirGo" Canales

Trail Specific Breakout Sessions - Ask all the questions you have from someone who's done it!

  • PCT
  • CDT
  • Loops Around Cascade Volcanoes
  • AZT
  • International Hiking

Pack Shakedowns - Bring along your pack to get a shakedown from an experienced thru-hiker

Used Gear Sale - Buy and Sell your used gear!

Visit with Local Vendors and Trail Orgs

Trail Community

and our legendary GEAR RAFFLE

Meals included:

  • Breakfast: Coffee and Bagels
  • Lunch: La Gula Mexican
Membership Offer
Buy a membership and get up to 15% off this event at checkout


  • ALDHA-West Cascade Ruck 2024

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