Big Creek Loop


Day Hike - Big Creek Loop

Loop hike through forest and creeks with uphill going in and downhill coming out. Peekaboo views of Mt Ellinor. Watch for spring flowers and fall mushrooms.

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  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 900 ft

9:00 AM at the Bremerton National Airport parking area; or approx. 10:30 AM at the trailhead.   

There is limited parking near the trailhead along the road.  Carpooling encouraged if possible.   

There are areas that can become slippery during rain, so trekking poles are a good option.

Now that the weather has turned, please remember your layers and rain gear.    

Depending on the end time of the hike, there may be an optional meal at the Airport Diner.   



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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