Skagit Audubon

Watching birds, protecting habitat, connecting with nature


Start Date: Wed. Oct 8, 2014
Duration: All Day

This trail, on the old Great Northern route, connects Wellington and Scenic. There are different starting and ending point options. Shuttle cars if needed. If you hike uphill between Scenic and Wellington, there is a 1,000 foot elevation gain. It is 5 to 10 miles depending on the route taken. Meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Mt. Vernon Safeway. Flashlights are recommended if you wish to walk through the Windy Point tunnel. Seattle/Snohomish County/Camano Island hikers can meet the group at the Skykomish Ranger Station, located a few miles east of Skykomish on Highway 2 at 9 a.m.
At 3 p.m. return to Scenic.
A Northwest Forest Pass for parking is required.

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Skagit Audubon Society holds monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of each month except for the months of July and August. We meet at 7:00 pm at Padilla Bay Interpretive Center(Google map), 10441 Bayview-Edison Rd. Mount Vernon. Meetings are open to all.

The board of directors meets at the same location at 7:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month, except for the months of July and August.