Dry Creek Falls, Wahclella Falls & Memaloose Hills


Day Hike - Wahclella Falls & Memaloose Hills

We will hike both Wahclella Falls and Memaloose Hills, looking at flowers, waterfalls and trees.

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  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

Meet at 65th Street Park and ride at 6 AM to arrive at Wahclella Falls by 9:30 AM. 

These hikes are part of a planned weekend of hiking and botanizing activities, which will also include Catherine Creek on Sunday. Participants are encouraged to either camp or hotel in the area. Suggested arrangements will come early to participants, so reservations will be possible. 


Dry Creek Falls, Wahclella Falls & Memaloose Hills

  • Green Trails Columbia River Gorge West No. 428S

    Green Trails Columbia River Gorge East No. 432S
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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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