Spruce Railroad Trail


Day Hike - Spruce Railroad Trail

Beautiful Fall hike following an old railroad grade along the North shore of lovely Lake Crescent. The railroad was built to ship spruce logs for use in aircraft manufacture.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 250 ft

Meet at Church of the Nazarine Park and Ride in Poulsbo at 8:00am Sunday 27th Sept. 

We plan to have bagels and coffee in Port Angeles early and probably a meal after the hike.

There will be time for photography, sketching and meditation for those interested.

If you have hiked with me before, go ahead and sign up. If you haven't, please contact me to get acquainted at: davidbburton@msn.com 



Spruce Railroad 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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