Day Hike - McLane Creek Nature Trail


Day Hike - McLane Creek Nature Trail

McLane Creek Nature Trail. Be Cold or Be Bold. A family hike focusing on the adaptation of animals to winter conditions. Let's learn about the animals that call the Pacific Northwest home, and how they survive the cold months of winter.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 1.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 50 ft
  • Pace: Exploring

Meet at 9:45AM for a 10:00AM start time.

Hike will be geared toward 0-6 year olds, though everyone is welcome!

Please be ready for the elements!
Remember your rain gear, boots, warm undergarments, maybe a warm drink too.

A Discover Pass is required to park at McLane Creek.

Leader will send out detailed instructions, several days prior to the event,  to all registered participants.


McLane Creek Nature Trail

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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