GoHike Hiking Trip - 3-7 miles, <1,500 feet - Oyster Dome

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Series

GoHike Hiking Trip - 3-7 miles, <1,500 feet - Oyster Dome

Join us for this moderate day hike of 5 miles and 1050 feet of gain to a high viewpoint in the Chuckanut Mountains just south of Bellingham, starting from the Samish Overlook. This hike can apply toward your GoHike Series graduation!

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,050 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph

Meet at 9AM at the Alger Park and Ride, off exit 240 from I5 - google map location https://goo.gl/maps/epcRzcjHcqvnx6wv5 .

In this section the leader will describe the route, planned pace, and required gear and preparation for the hike.


Oyster Dome

  • USGS Bellingham South

    USGS Bow

    Trails of the Chuckanut Mountains

    Chuckanut Mountain Recreation Map
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Required Equipment

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