Discovery Park


Day Hike - Discovery Park

A day hike including two full loops, the upper loop around the Historical Area and the lower loop down to the Beach, Lighthouse, North Beach, and Hidden Valley.This is an easy hike, 4.5 miles, and 500 ft elevation gain.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

We will meet 9.00 am at the Visitors Center.



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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