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Fall Colors Hike, Metolius Preserve

October 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Coleen Pidgeon for a fall colors hike at the Metolius Preserve.

Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Coleen Pidgeon for a fall colors hike at the Metolius Preserve. Hike around the northern portion of the Preserve to learn about the unique forest that combines plants and trees from the west side of the Cascades along with the drier eastern Cascade vegetation. Enjoy the brilliant yellow of changing larch trees while we watch and listen for fall birds in the forest and along Lake Creek. Registration is required and opens 1 month prior to the event.

Hike Rating: This is an easy 3 mile hike on Preserve trails.

Route: This hike will start at the North Trailhead of the Metolius Preserve and follow Preserve trails. Terrain will be uneven at times.

Elevation gain/loss: There is very little elevation gain/loss on this hike.

What to Bring: Snacks/lunch, water, closed toe shoes. Dress for the weather.

Accessibility: The Land Trust is working to make our Walks + Hikes as accessible as possible. Please email us at event@deschuteslandtrust.org at least one week in advance if there is something we can do or provide to support you in participating in this outing to the fullest and we will accommodate as possible.


October 27
10:00 am - 12:00 pm