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Day Hike - Kachess Ridge

A great early season hike with views and wild flowers galore!

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft

8:00 am at Preston (Highpoint) P&R (exit 22)

We will be going to Kachess Beacon site for total 6.5 miles and 2200 ft elevation gain at moderate pace. Hopefully all the snow is melted off the trail but bring micro-spikes just in case.

Route/Place

Kachess Ridge


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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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