CHS 2 Hike - Coyote Wall—The Labyrinth Loop

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Coyote Wall—The Labyrinth Loop

COLUMBIA RIVER GORGE WEEKEND! We'll hike along a ridge with sweeping views of the river and visit a massive formation of columnar basalt, Coyote Wall, which is one of the Columbia River Gorge's most recognizable features from all directions. CHS 2 loop hike led at a pace of 2.0-3.0 mph.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,965 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

Leader will set the meeting location and time in the "Hello Hiker" email that will be sent out. Meeting location will most likely be at the Cascade Lock Motel or nearby. 


Coyote Wall

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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