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Geology Hike, Whychus Canyon Preserve
May 26, 2023 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Derek Loeb for a geology hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve. Enjoy the panoramic view of the Cascade crest while learning about the forces of nature that formed the cliffs surrounding Whychus Creek. Explore ancient juniper groves and native grasslands while learning a little about the human history of this area.
Registration is required and opens 1 month prior to the event.
Hike Rating: This is a moderate 4 mile hike on Whychus Canyon Preserve hiking trails.
Route: This hike will start at the Whychus Canyon Preserve kiosk and follow dirt roads and trails. Terrain will be uneven at times.
Elevation gain/loss: This hike is moderate with 150′ of elevation gain/loss.
What to Bring: Snacks/lunch, water, closed toe shoes. Dress for the weather.