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Day Hike - Fort Worden State Park

We will walk from The Commons building at Fort Worden to the county Park and then along the beach to the lighthouse and then up on Artillery Hill around the historic Fort Warden structures.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 300 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 to 2 Miles Per Hour

Meeting time will be at 8:30 am. Meeting place is TBD. A couple of options are the Poulsbo Park & Ride at 21992 North Viking Ave. NW, Poulsbo, WA and the Hood Canal East Park & Ride.

All drivers will need a Washington State Discover Pass to park at Fort Warden State Park.


Fort Worden State Park

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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