Seattle Nomads Hike - Carkeek Park

Youth activity: Nomads

Seattle Nomads Hike - Carkeek Park

Join us for a morning of urban foraging. We will learn how to ethically harvest and prepare several common spring edibles and medicinal plants. The location of the hike is subject to change.

  • Easy
  • Casual

We will meet at the North Meadow Parking lot. Trip details to be posted in April.

The Nomads will spend the learning about and properly harvesting several spring edible and medicinal plants in the city of Seattle.

IMPORTANT INFO

  • Trip Sheet: Trip Sheet will be posted within the 2 weeks prior to the trip.
  • Parking: [Any parking passes needed?]
  • Weather: [Link Wunderground, NOAA, and/or other weather forecasts]
  • Road Conditions: [note if 4WD or high clearance vehicle required/recommended; link WSDOT reports for passes; link Mt. Rainier Twitter if heading to Paradise, etc]
  • Guests: If spots are still available one week prior to the trip, email [NAME] to request that a friend or sibling be able to join.

If you'd like to borrow gear, please submit your request to the gear library.

Route/Place
Roster
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • Hiking boots
  • Warm clothes and extra synthetic layers
  • Waterproof shell
  • Water (at least two liters)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Lunch
  • Day Pack
  • 10 Essentials
  • Camera (optional)
  • Extra clothing for the ride back (optional)

If you'd like to borrow gear, please submit your request to the gear library.

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