Coal Creek Natural Area


Day Hike - Coal Creek Natural Area

Easy family hike along Coal Creek. . . . may change destination depending on snow.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 600 ft

Meet 9am I-5 Hawks Prairie Park and Ride lot and other places as needed.

Bring rain gear (including umbrellas if you want) and plenty of cold weather clothing.  I will email participants with further information prior to the trip.


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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