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Events under 'Audubon Hiking'
Friday, May 24, 2024

As usual, weather, logging, construction or other unexpected conditions might cause changes or cancellations in the following hikes. If you have questions or want information on any of the hikes, call JOAN MELCHER, 360-424-0407, or e-mail  All the hikes are on a Wednesday. Dogs are discouraged on Audubon-sponsored hikes. If dogs are on a hike, they must be on a leash at all times.  

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Hike-Thunder Creek

Wednesday May 29th THUNDER CREEK Hike up to 12 miles round trip, up to 1000 ft. total el. gain on one of the best forest hikes in the North Cascades. Meet at 7:30 a.m. on the east side of the Sedro-Woolley Food Pavilion parking lot. Return time is 3:30 pm.

Wed. May 29, 2024 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Hike-Hoypus Point & Ala Spit*

Wednesday June 5th Hoypus Pt. and Ala Spit* Hike a moderate 6.4 miles with an additional 1-mile RT out to Ala Spit. Directions :

Take I-5 north to Mt Vernon, take exit 230. At the freeway off ramp turn left onto Highway 20 west, follow this for 18 miles to Deception Pass. Continue another mile. There will be a stoplight at the main entrance to Deception Pass State Park, which is on the right. You will turn left at the stoplight onto Coronet Bay Road. If coming north on Highway 20 from Oak Harbor the turn will be on your right. Follow Coronet Bay Road to its end at the marina, 1.4 miles from the stoplight. There is plenty of parking and restrooms available. The trail starts at the road closure. Note: the marina is popular with boaters in the summer.  Note: A Discover pass is needed to park.  Meet at 9:00 am at the Cornet Bay far East parking lot.  NOTE: if you want to carpool, meet at the Mt. Vernon Safeway at 8:30 am.

Wed. Jun 5, 2024 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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