Overnight Camp - Dosewallips River/Abandoned National Park Road

Field trip: Mountaineers Summer Camp - Olympia

Overnight Camp - Dosewallips River/Abandoned National Park Road

Day 1 of our backpacking trip to Elkhorn Campground

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 13.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

Campers will be dropped off at the Rose Garden in Priest Point Park on Tuesday morning at 9am. After a few ice breaker games, a gear check, and safety awareness, we will load the cars and hit the road! On the trail we'll learn about leave no trace, native plants, backpacking techniques, and more! Campers are expected to carry their personal gear and some of the group gear. After arriving to Elkorn campground, we'll set up camp and take time to explore, play games, and practice skills such as navigation and outdoor cooking.


Dosewallips River/Abandoned National Park Road

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    Custom Correct Gray Wolf - Dosewallips

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  • See full route/place details.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

A details gear list will be emailed the week prior to camp.

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