Black Canyon (Umtanum Ridge)


Backpack - Black Canyon (Umtanum Ridge)

Black Canyon

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  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,250 ft

meet up time and place TBD

Stunning canyon with abundant desert wildlife. At three miles trail crests to Untanum Ridge. Water supplies are very scarce Map: USGS Wenas Lake. Washington DFW vehicle use permit required.


Black Canyon (Umtanum Ridge)

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