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Hike & Learn WALK: Fall Birds of CSNM with Shannon Rio

In our search for the Fall Birds of the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, Shannon Rio, the Klamath Bird Observatory Board President, will guide us ten miles through high mountain forests and meadows as we walk the Pacific Crest Trail from Highway 66 to Little Hyatt Lake.  At the lake, we will stop to eat lunch and to look for water birds. Our return walk will take us along a public road back to our starting place.

Registration is required to attend the Saturday hike.

Directions: To carpool, meet at 8:30 am in the Rite Aid parking lot (corner of Ashland Street and Tolman Creek Road). Park at the east end, near the Rodeway Inn.

Hike Duration: 10 miles round-trip

Hike Length: 6 hours

Difficulty level: Moderate (total elevation gain of about 350 feet over a few miles)

On the day of the hike:

  • Be sure to bring a sense of adventure.

  • Wear comfortable hiking shoes

  • Bring lunch, snacks, and enough water for the day

  • Additional items: Hat, Sunscreen, Walking Sticks, Binoculars, Hand Lens

  • Bring layers

Please be considerate of the group and meet on time at the designated location.

Practice hike ethics and leave no trace. Learn more.