Bowman Bay


Day Hike - Bowman Bay

Fabulous birding, long vistas, and early wildflowers in this marine wonderland. We will visit Rosario Beach, hike the island in the middle of deception pass, and choose a third hike depending on conditions. A taste of spring on the west side with marine birds still around.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

meet at 145th Street park and ride in shoreline at 8 AM

bring binocs, hiking boots, lunch, water, snacks and enthusiasm


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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