Dry Creek


Day Hike - Dry Creek

Low elevation hike, first few miles are snow free. We will not be crossing Dry Creek. Climbs steadily 7.3 miles, 1, 000 feet gain. Possibly 6-8 inches snow on upper trail. Lunch at the stopping point next to the river.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.3 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,600 ft

Meet at the Home Goods Parking Lot on 1200 Cooper Point Road SW. Park in slots closes to Cooper point road and furthest from the store. Be ready to depart at 9:00. 

Trail climbs steadily, dress accordingly. Bring lunch. Possibly of snow on upper trail, bring hiking poles, gaiters, good boots and spikes if you have them. 


Dry Creek

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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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