Date and time

Saturday, June 15. Carpool 8:20, leave 8:30 am, Hike 9 am-12:30 pm

Name of hike 

South Coppei Wildflowers

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Hike description  

Beautiful early spring flowers should be in full bloom. Start at creek and walk to top using steep road and trails. Steep hillside with rocks in places. Lots of wildlife.

Leader

Sue Weiler, sueweiler1224@gmail.com, 509-520-3088

Time and distance

3.5 hours/2 miles

Difficulty

 

This is a steep hike on 56 acres of undeveloped land.

Dogs welcome?

No, hike is too brushy  

Start location  

To car pool, meet at 8:20 am below the tall Staples sign in the Cascade Farm & Outdoor parking lot on 598 N Wilbur Ave across from McCurley Toyota. Leave at 8:30 am.

Directions

Directions: Go through Dixie on Hwy 12 E for about 2.5 mi to the top of the hill, turn R at elevator on Lewis Peak Rd. At the first Y, take the left fork on Walker Rd. At bottom of hill, turn Right on S Fk Coppei Rd. At the next fork, go right. Follow that road to 4723 S Fork Coppei where you’ll pick up Karen and go another mile to the creek crossing. Travel time 30 mins.

What to bring

Lunch, water, camera, hiking boots, walking stick, long pants and long sleeves, leather gloves for brush