Day Hike - Watershed Park


Day Hike - Watershed Park

Watershed Park. Family hike around the loop- at toddler pace. Hike will be geared toward 0-6 year olds, though everyone is welcome! Bring your wee children out to hike the Watershed Park loop trail.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Easy
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 1.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 173 ft

Meet at 9:45AM for a welcome circle.  We head out at 10:00AM.

Please remember to dress warmly, with waterproof boots/shoes, rain gear, snacks and maybe a warm drink to sustain your family for the duration of the hike.

There is minor elevation with some stairs.  A child carrier may be helpful if you have wee's you still carry.

We will be following physical distancing guidelines and hike in small family pods.

Leader will send out detailed instructions to all registered participants  several days prior to the event.

This is a  mentored hike for Jenn Updyke who is becoming an Olympia Family Hike Leader.

Jenn  is forming a core group of families with young children to meet up weekly for outdoor adventures and learning activities.


Watershed Park

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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