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Day Hike - Mima Mounds

Take a leisurely paced evening walk through the trails in Mima Mounds. Mima Mounds is a National Natural Landmark managed as a Natural Area Preserve by the Department of Natural Resources.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 2.75 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 10 ft

Meet at 6pm in front of the Starbucks store in the Tumwater Fred Meyer parking lot. 


Mima Mounds

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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