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Outdoor School - Angel's Rest Day Hike
Outdoor School - Angel's Rest Day Hike

Outdoor School - Angel's Rest Day Hike

Information
 
Destination: Angel's Rest Trail
 
Where we meet: Next Adventure 9:30 AM, return to shop by 5:00 PM
 
Duration: ~7.5 hours
 
Distance: 4.6 miles round-trip
 
Elevation Gain: 1500 feet over 2.3 miles
 
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.
 
The moderately-graded Angel's Rest trail winds through Doug-fir forests and passes a creek with waterfalls before reaching expansive views of the Columbia River Gorge from a 1600 foot cliff-top plateau. 1500 feet gained over 2.3 miles; total round-trip 4.6 miles.
 
Next Adventure will provide transportation, snacks, and experienced guides that can answer questions about the flora, fauna, geology and local history of the 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
 
"Trail Essentials"

Map & Compass
Whistle
Water
Extra Food
Extra Clothing Layers
Rain Gear
Sun Gear (sunglasses, sunblock, hat)
First Aid Kit & personal meds
Knife
Matches/lighter & firestarter
Gear repair kit
Emergency survival kit