First Hike of the Year

9:00 AM  –  11:30 AM

Latourell Falls (Columbia Gorge)

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  • Fitness level  2: Easy Active
  • Skill level  1: Beginner
  • Group size: 10

Did you resolve to spend more time outdoors this year? Start the New Year right with the First Hike of the Year! Celebrate the season on some of our favorite trails and learn about the techniques, gear, and clothing that can make your cold weather hikes more comfortable and enjoyable. We'll finish with hot cocoa and s'mores, and a chance to swap stories and start dreaming about this year's adventures!

  • Learn to adapt basic hiking skills to the winter environment
  • Learn proper emergency preparedness and person health for cold environment
  • Learn about beneficial clothing and equipment to make your experience more enjoyable
  • Learn how to dress to stay warm, dry and comfortable so you can expand your hiking experience to 4 seasons
  • Take a great winter hike

Latourell Falls (Columbia Gorge)

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