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Day Hike - Ginkgo Petrified Forest

We will hike on a bluff above the Columbia River, enjoying wildflowers and good possibility of wildlife sighting (coyote, bighorn sheep). There is a hike the next day to Whiskey Dick which is quite close and camping will be arranged.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 850 ft

7 AM 65th Street Park and Ride


Ginkgo Petrified Forest

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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