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Day Hike - Lost Valley Loop

Mid-week day hike on Lost Valley Loop in Capitol Forest.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,125 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

9 am at Fall Creek trailhead.

Carpool at 8 am from north end of Haggen Food and Pharmacy parking lot, 1313 Cooper Point Rd, Olympia.

Mid-week hike on the Lost Valley Loop in the Capitol Forest.  Pace will be around 2 mph.  


Lost Valley Loop

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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