Big Creek Loop


Day Hike - Big Creek Loop

This is a mentored hike. Depending on conditions we will most likely hike to the Mt. Ellinor Connector and lookout. This will make it 6.8 miles and 1900 ft.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.29 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,742 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 - 2.0 miles per hour

Meeting location information will be sent to registered participants.


Big Creek Loop

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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