Dungeness Spit


Day Hike - Dungeness Spit

Hike while surrounded by the ocean! Be sure to look for pirate treasure.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 130 ft

6:30 am, Northgate Park & Ride

Ferry ride involved if coming from Seattle.  We will take the Edmonds-Kingston ferry which leaves Edmonds at 7:10 am. 

The Dungeness Spit is one of the most beautiful places in the world.  We may see seals, herons, mountains, even Canada!

Hike is flat but walking on beach sand can be tiring. 


Dungeness Spit

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
  11. Treats for the trip leader!
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