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Weed Watcher Survey: Quartz Creek

08/11/13 (Sun)

Outing
Seattle Naturalists


Eric Smith

8:00


Quartz Creek Trail is located in the Henry M. Jackson Wilderness area. The trail begins at 2500' and gradually climbs for 4 miles to 3900' at Curry Gap.

A valid Recreation pass is required. Visit US Forest Service website for more information at

http://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/mbs/recreation/recarea/?recid=17914

Directions: Drive US Highway 2 to just west of milepost 50 (located between the town of Skykomish and the Skykomish Ranger Station). Turn north onto Beckler Road #65, toward Beckler River Campground. From US Highway 2 on Forest Service Road #65, drive 15 miles and turn right on Forest Service Road #63. Continue 4.2 miles to the trailhead, on the north side of the parking lot.

Hi everyone, this hike is being organized as part of the Naturalist committee and as a Weed Watchers outing. The Mountaineers Weed Watchers are working with state and county organizations to locate weed and non-native plants inside designated wilderness areas in Western Washington. Find more information at www.mountaineers.org/weedwatchers
For this hike no prior experience or knowledge is required. This hike will be heavy on the botanizing and once we enter the wilderness we will pay s... More

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Trip Data
Easy/Moderate
1400
8
Slow

Green Trails Monte Cristo No. 143

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