Day Hike - Twin Falls (Olallie State Park)

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Day Hike - Twin Falls (Olallie State Park)

Walk through and enjoy the mosses of beautiful Twin Falls with the Mountaineers Naturalists.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft
  • Pace: Slow to moderate with many stops

Meet at N 65th Street P&R beneath I-5 and 4 aisles or so north of 65th at 8:00 am.

This Mountaineers Naturalists hike is a follow-up to the recent moss class and we will review mosses of the old growth forest and enjoy and try to learn some of the beautiful mosses on the rocks along the Snoqualmie River.

Day hikers just out for a hike will find the pace slow.

Be sure to bring your 15x - 20x loupe (preferably lighted) to identify mosses and, if you choose, a camera to help you remember what you identify.

Route/Place

Twin Falls (Olallie State Park)


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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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