TRIP DIFFICULTY RATING SYSTEM

  • Difficulty rating for trips
    • 1: No physical activity.
    • 2: Leisurely walk.
    • 3: 3-5 miles, about 1500 ft of gain, well maintained trails.  About 3 hours of continuous activity.
    • 4: 5-10 miles, about 3000 ft of gain, well maintained trails.  4-6 hours of continuous activity.
    • 5: 10-14 miles, over 3000 ft of gain, variable trail conditions possible.  Full day of continuous activity.
    • 6: At high altitude.  10-14 miles, over 3000 ft of gain, variable trail conditions possible.  Full day of continuous activity.
    • 7: Technical skills may be necessary.  At high altitude. Scrambling involved
    • 8: u gunna die

And that’s it! Well that and make sure to have a blast on your trip!