Bowman Bay


Day Hike - Bowman Bay

This early spring hike combines wildflowers, birding and marine life in a melange of habitats.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

145th Street Park and Ride 7:30 AM.

The waters around Deception pass run fast and are home to many seabirds. Trails along the pass combine tidepools, viewing hills and early spring flowers. We will jump start our way into spring hiking with this gem of a hike.


Bowman Bay

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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