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Outdoor School - Wildflower Day Hike
Outdoor School - Wildflower Day Hike

Outdoor School - Wildflower Day Hike

Information

 

Destination: Riverside Trail, Clackamas River
 
Where we meet: Next Adventure 9:30 AM, return to shop by 5:00 PM
 
Duration: ~7.5 hours
 
Experience Necessary: No Previous Experience Neccessary
 
Equipment Provided: Next Adventure will provide transportation, snacks, and experienced guides that can answer questions about the flora, fauna, geology and local history of the trail.
 
Wildflowers abound along the well-graded Riverside National Recreation Trail. From cliff-top views of the Clackamas River, wind through old-growth Doug-fir forests, cross streams on mossy wooden bridges, and dip down to riverside beaches. Join Next Adventure Staff Biologist Greg Hill for a guided interpretational tour along the Riverside Trail.
 
You need to bring:

sturdy hiking shoes with synthetic or wool socks
hiking apparel (anything but cotton)
Day pack
water (2 quarts)
lunch (& snacks if you have special dietary needs)
sun and rain gear
your trail essentials (see below)
 
Things you may want to bring:
 
trekking poles
camera
notebook / sketchbook
field guide
binoculars