Terrain: Steep and moderately Technical (some Scrambling at the end) Steep switchbacks after Garabaldi and then it becomes a more steady incline through meadows.
Distance: 30km (including hike to Garabaldi)
Trail Running: Experienced/Advanced
Camping: Yes (Garabaldi and Taylor Meadows)
Views: Excellent along the route, surrounding mountains, and Garabaldi lake
Top Essentials Required:1-11
Great hike with views. Tough in sections. Consider camping and only taking a small pack. Consider a good pair of shoes for the scrambling. Cold at the top. Take filter equipment or stove to boil water at your campsite.