Old Sauk Trail


Day Hike - Old Sauk Trail

Mushroom-focused outing

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 150 ft

0700 at Lynnwood Transit Center

Learn about the amazing world of fungi and hunt for mushrooms.  Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:  scariest, strangest, largest, smallest, most colorful, best and worst-smelling.


Old Sauk 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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