CHS 2 Hike - Herman Creek Ancient Cedars

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS 2 Hike - Herman Creek Ancient Cedars

Columbia Gorge Weekend CHS2 hike. This hike is to Observation Peak via Trapper Creek. Nice climb through spectacular old growth forest to an old fire lookout site. At the top you'll be greeted by sweeping views of the southern cascade volcanoes.

  • Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,750 ft
  • Pace: 2.0-3.0 mph

TBD

TBD

Route/Place

Herman Creek Ancient Cedars


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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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