Lyle Cherry Orchard


Day Hike - Lyle Cherry Orchard

Naturalist/photo-oriented hike. Members only. Option for weekend trip, by combiniong with Saturday hike to Catherine Creek Labyrinth/Arch.

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

trailhead, off hwy 14

Naturalist/photo-oriented hike with option to combine with Saturday hike on Catherine Creek Labyrinth/Arch trail. 

Hike description:

Recommend Saturday evening accommodations and Friday also if signing up for Catherine Creek hike.  Leader has list of recommended campgrounds, motels and hostels.  Participants are responsible for arranging own accommodations and carpooling.

Bring your wildflower or plant guide, or share leader's guides.  Wildflower guidebooks recommended:  Wildflowers of the Columbia Gorge (Jolley) or Wildflowers of the Pacific Northwest (Turner and Gustafson).


Lyle Cherry Orchard

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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