Point Defiance Park


Day Hike - Dune Peninsula to Owen Beach

Weighted Wednesday Backpack Brigade week 3. Lollipop loop around Dune Peninsula Park and Point Defiance to Owen Beach.

  • Easy
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 3.7 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 437 ft
  • Pace: 2.5

Meet at Dune Peninsula in front of the bathrooms 6pm ready to walk.  

This is a midweek conditioning opportunity for backpacking season.  Weight based on your preference/needs.  Option for picnic dinner BYO everything and meet up before the hike-5:30 @ Dune Peninsula. 


Point Defiance Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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