Davis Creek

Trip

Basic Canyon - Davis Creek

Come join for arguably the most classic canyon the PNW, with a bonus run through East Canyon Creek afterwards if time permits (45mins away from Davis).

Info
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  • Basic Canyon
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 1.0 mi

Meet at 9am at the lower parking area for the Davis shuttle where the road turns sharply left and becomes gravel (46.5373, -121.8122). Please have your personal gear as ready to go as possible. Please bring buffs to wear on the shuttles and in canyon as needed for Covid. A shuttle/car sharing is required for this canyon. It is a short shuttle under 10 mins. We will be suiting up at the upper shuttle parking and making the 10 minute walk down the canyon.

Route/Place

Davis Creek


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Personal Gear To Bring:

  • Wetsuit
  • Helmet with Whistle
  • Harness
    • Harness should include: lanyards, variable friction descender, working carabiners, master carabiner, 60cm sling, hand ascender, chest ascender/harness, rigging 8, VT prusik/eyeloop cord
  • Canyon shoes (or approach shoes with grippy rubber)
  • Snacks/Lunch
  • Water Bottle
  • Headlamp
  • Drybag or Canyon Keg to store snacks/lunch/other

Group Gear

  • Canyon Pack (if you own one)
  • Canyon/Static Rope (if you own one)
  • Extra Drybags/Canyon Kegs
  • Rope Bags

If you do not have a specific piece of personal gear and, please email/text Jake to discuss options.  The Mountaineers has harnesses and a variety of hardware for participant use. The leaders will be bringing additional rope, ropebags, and packs from the Mountaineers to fill in the gaps as needed.

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