Coal Creek Natural Area


Day Hike - Coal Creek Natural Area

Hike through the Coal Creek Natural Area from the Cinder Mine trailhead to Coal Creek Falls and back

  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

We'll meet at the Cinder Mine Trailhead parking lot (on the north side of Newcastle Road which is on the north side of the Golf Club at Newcastle) at 8:00 AM and begin hiking around 8:15

Although this is not an official photography or naturalist trip I'll be bringing my camera and tripod and may identify some plants along the way. I expect the trip to wrap up before noon.



Coal Creek Natural Area

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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