CHS 2 Hike

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Dry Creek Falls

PCT Section G (at least the first five miles) and Dry Creek Falls - CHS hike led at a CHS 2 pace (2.0-3.0 mph). We'll hike from Cascade Locks up the PCT about five miles with a short side trip to Dry Creek Falls, then back down.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,200 ft
  • Pace: 2.5 mph

We'll meet at the Bridge of the Gods Trailhead at 8:30am, looking to be back early afternoon. Hikers who are up for carpooling can meet a little after 8 at the Cascade Locks Motel.



Dry Creek Falls, Wahclella Falls & Memaloose Hills

  • Green Trails Columbia River Gorge West No. 428S

    Green Trails Columbia River Gorge East No. 432S
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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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