Westberg Trail

Trip

Day Hike - Westberg Trail

Flowers abound and we will endeavor to identify them while enjoying the views from Manashtash RIdge

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,700 ft

65th Street Park and Ride 7 AM.

Bring Sturdy Boots and sunscreen and be prepared for wildflower diversity. Continue expanding your flower id retinue with this eastside hike. Birding is also generally OK on this trip, so bring binocs. This is the hike of the month for April so prepare for slow going and lots of identification opportunities. Banter with buckwheats and love lomatiums.

Route/Place

Westberg Trail


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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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