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Day Hike - Foothills Trail: East Puyallup to McMillin

Join the Tacoma Commitee in a scenic hike up the Puyallup River valley from Puyallup to McMillin and back. A nice easy 8.6 mile hike through farmlands.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.6 mi
  • Pace: 2.5 mph

We will meet at the East Puyallup trail head at 9:00 AM, 13810 80th  St E.  Go East on Pioneer from downtown Puyallup, 2 miles and turn left on 23rd and right on 80th.  Trailhead is abt 1/4 mile down this road.   Nice parking area and rest room.


Foothills Trail

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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