CHS - Coast Cleanup Weekend - Shi Shi Beach

Field trip: Conditioning Hiking Series

CHS - Coast Cleanup Weekend - Shi Shi Beach

CHS - WCS Coast Cleanup. Hike round trip to Shi Shi Beach (CHS1) or Point of the Arches (CHS2) and pack out coastal debris on your return leg! Participants get credit for CHS trail maintenance requirement.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

We will be meeting in the parking lot at NatureBridge at 7:15am to leave by 7:30am.

Details about the cleanup will be emailed closer to the event. This is a 2 mile hike into the beach with a 1-2 mile hike on the beach. Any marine litter you pick up must be hauled out to the trailhead. Please keep that in mind as you clean the beach.


students will earn:


Shi Shi Beach

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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