Events under 'Audubon Hiking'

Events under 'Audubon Hiking'
Tuesday, January 18, 2022

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 to a lovely mirror lake above Larrabee State Park.  7 mile loop.  1400 ft. total el. gain.  Meet at 9 am at the Lost Lake Trailhead parking lot, formerly known as the Clayton Beach Parking lot, at the south end of Larrabee State Park on Chuckanut Drive.  You may leave when your carload has safely returned to the trailhead.  *WA State Discover Pass required for your vehicle. Moderate to difficult.

Wed. Jan 19, 2022 9:00 am
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Walk on the Tommy Thompson Trail in Anacortes from the Cap Sante Marina to the far end of the trestle on March’s Point (7.2 miles round trip) and, if desired, walk around part of March’s Point and back to Anacortes (up to 13 or more miles).  Meet at 9 am at the north end of the Marina between the restroom and the Preston river boat.  Walking shoes recommended.   You may leave when you return to the starting point.  Easy.

Wed. Jan 26, 2022 9:00 am
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I. Whatcom Falls & Creek:  Hike along Whatcom Creek from Whatcom Falls Park to the I-5 Freeway bridge and back, 4.4 miles RT, slight elevation gain.  Easy.                                                      

II.  Big Rock Loop:  Instead of or in addition to the Whatcom Falls & Creek hike, you can do this hike, a 6 mile loop that begins and ends at Whatcom Falls Park.  This loop takes the hiker north; some ups and downs; a few short, steep sections; mostly trail with some sidewalk/road walking.   Moderate.                                     

MEETING PLACES & TIMES:  Meet at 8:30 am at the I-5 Chuckanut Park-n-Ride near exit 231 from I-5 OR meet at 9:15 am at the Whatcom Falls parking lot on Arbor Street off Electric Avenue.   Ride with those who plan to do the hike you want to do.  You may leave when all in your car are safely back.

Wed. Feb 2, 2022 8:30 am
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