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Wildflower Hike, Whychus Canyon Preserve

June 11 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Join Carol Moorehead for a late spring wildflower hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve.

Join Deschutes Land Trust and Carol Moorehead for a late spring hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve. Enjoy the best of the spring season as you search for balsamroot, pale blue flax, and other beauties all while enjoying the varied terrain and trails at the Preserve. Enjoy hiking among ancient junipers as you make your way to a rocky outcropping for a canyon overlook and mountain views. Registration is required and opens 1 month prior to the event.

Hike Rating: This is a moderate 3-4 mile hike on Whychus Canyon Preserve hiking trails.
Route: This hike will start at the Whychus Canyon Preserve kiosk and follow trails partway down into the Whychus Creek canyon. 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.

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.


June 11
8:30 am - 11:30 am