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Day Hike - Lost Valley Loop

A midweek hike on a loop trail in Capitol State Forest near Olympia.

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

8 am at Fall Creek trailhead

We will be doing a clockwise hike along the loop.  We will be travelling at a 2 mph pace, and stopping to rest and to have lunch,    Hike will occur rain or shine.


Lost Valley Loop

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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