Bean Creek Basin

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Day Hike - Bean Creek Basin

A hike up Bean Creek through rocky meadows thick with wildflowers

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft

Meet at the North Bend Public Parking lot (the S.E. corner of North Bend Way and E. McClellan St. -Across from North Bend Motel) for carpooling at 8:00am.

 5 miles round trip .  Moderate pace, with time to take pictures and look at the wildflowers.

Trail is rough in places so wear good supportive hiking boots. Trekking poles useful for stream crossings. 12 essentials, layered non cotton clothing and sack lunch.

NWF pass required for parking for those driving to the trailhead.

Route/Place

Bean Creek Basin



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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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