Mount Zion


Day Hike - Mount Zion

A good climb on a smooth, well-maintained trail among a profusion of Pacific Rhododendrons.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.6 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft

7 am at the 65th Street Park & Ride

This is a naturalist hike with frequent stops to discuss wildflowers, birds & and anything we see of interest.  We will keep a healthy pace between stops with the intent of reaching the top.  Bring binoculars, hand lens & Id books & apps.  


Mount Zion

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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