Big Creek Loop

Trip

Day Hike - Big Creek Loop

Priority given to students of the Olympia Conditioning Hiking Series Course until 4/30/2021.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 850 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,000 ft

TBD VIA Email

Parking Pass:

Northwest Forest Pass or America the Beautiful

 

Trail Conditions:

As of 4/20/21 the trail is wet and muddy. Expect muddy, slippery conditions.

 

Weather: 

Expect wind and rain.

 NOAA Weather

 

Map:

Green Trails Olympic Mountains East No. 168S

USGS Mount Washington 8817761 and USGS Hoodsport 8817705

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 Download for USGS Hoodsport Map

 

Be prepared to Discuss These Olympia Conditioning Hiking Series Course Topics:

10 Essentials

Trekking Poles

Footwear

Hypothermia

 

Reference:

 WTA

Route/Place

Big Creek Loop


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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