Dungeness Spit

Trip

Day Hike - Dungeness Spit

This hike is for adults accompanied by children. Bring your binoculars and come explore Dungeness Spit on this Family Hike/Adventure. Recommended for kids ages 8+ years old due to the longer distance. We will attempt to maintain a pace of 1.5 mph though will hike at the pace of the slowest hiker.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 130 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

Meet at 8:15AM at the trailhead.  Detailed information to be sent to registered participants.  There is a $3 entrance fee.

Optional overnight car camp Saturday April 10, 2021 for those families interested.  1 extra campsite has been reserved for up to 2 tents.

Recommended for kids ages 8+ years old due to the longer distance. We will attempt to maintain a pace of 1.5 mph though will hike at the pace of the slowest hiker.

The plan is to hike for a couple hours stopping at low tide for lunch and exploration and then make our way back to the trailhead.

Route/Place

Dungeness Spit


Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Come prepared for the weather.   Rain gear.  Layers.  Family ten essentials.

Lunch and snacks.   Water (1-2 L water per person).

Family 10 essentials.

The Ten Essentials

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