Church Creek–Satsop Lakes

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Stewardship - Church Creek–Satsop Lakes

Church Creek Trail scouting combined with some trail maintenance will help us catch up on the trail needs now that this winter's deep snow is almost gone.

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft

Meet at 7:30 at Haggen's Foods at 1313 Cooper Point Road on the left-hand side of their large parking lot.  Look over near the trees.   

So far we have only been able to scout 1/3 of the trail because of the high - late snow level  this Spring.  We will be scouting the trail for  downed trees and documenting trail erosion  and trail tread damage. While we are out there, we will be cutting out some of the downed trees and brushing some of the most bothersome  encroaching vegetation.  The first 1/3 of the trail visited back in  May and again in June was in fair shape. 

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Route/Place

Church Creek–Satsop Lakes


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials, lunch and plenty of water.

Tools, helmets work gloves and eye protection are provided.

Those wishing to try out the Crosscut saw must wear long sleeve shirts and long pants, be wearing work or hiking boots (not trail running shoes).  

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