CHS 1 Hike - Deception Creek

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 1 Hike - Deception Creek

Enjoy a burbling creek, old-growth forests, and idyllic flats alongside gravel bars on this hike off of Highway 2. CHS hike led at a CHS 1 pace (1.5-2.0 mph).

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2.0 mph

McCollum Park & Ride at 7am

We'll plan to stop at Zeke's Drive-in for hand made fresh shakes after the hike.

Route/Place

Deception Creek


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Ten Essential Systems

  1. Navigation (map & compass)
  2. Sun protection (sunglasses & sunscreen)
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination (headlamp/flashlight)
  5. First-aid supplies
  6. Fire (waterproof matches/lighter/candle)
  7. Repair kit and tools
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter (tent/plastic tube tent/garbage bag)
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