Day Hike - Priest Point Park

Priest Point Park

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  • Thu, Aug 4, 2011
  • Olympia Hiking Subcommittee - Naturalists
  • Exploring Nature
  • Adults
6:00 PM at Rose Garden Parking Area- in front of the restrooms
For this Thurston Thursday activity we will explore Priest Point Park- the jewel of Olympia. We will hike the extensive trail system, including the Ellis Cove Trail, for 2 to 2.5 hours. Priest Point Park contains a mixture of native plants and mature coniferous and deciduous woods. There is access to a rocky beach, mudflats, and it is one of the best areas for birdwatching.
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