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Backpack - Quincy Wildlife Refuge

Quincy Wildlife Refuge

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8:00 AM at Issaquah P&R
This is a good beginner backpack, as well as a good introduction to backpacking in eastern Washington. Camp will be at the Ancient Lakes, one of several sites in the refuge. Plan to hot desert days (water, hats, sunscreen, shade) and cool nights. Trailhead requires WA Fish and Wildlife vehicle use sticker - Leader will try to arrange day passes. Side trips are possible to a free flowing section of the Columbia, to other lakes, or to an old mine reputed to be in the area.
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