Umtanum Ridge


Day Hike - Umtanum Ridge

Steep fun wildflower hike near Yakima/Ellensburg

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,400 ft
  • Pace: 1000ft/Hr

TH 9am carpooling encouraged.

Excellent training hike for bigger things. Wildflowers, big and often sunny skies.

Proof of vaccination required. 


Umtanum Ridge

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

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