Point Defiance Park


Day Hike - Point Defiance Park

Join in on this early low land spring hike. Should be lots of trees and plants blooming. Also, great views of Puget Sound.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 300 ft
  • Pace: 2 to 2.5 mph

Meeting at 9:00am, just inside the main park entrance. More information in hiker email sent out after sign up closes.

This hike never gets old with the changing seasons. This time of year, lots of new growth blooming. You never know what kind of marine and wildlife we might see.


Point Defiance Park

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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