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Salishan Spit Hike

We will meet to car pool at the Stat Motor Pool Park & Ride at 8:00 AM.

The hike will begin at the Gleneden Beach Recreation site just south of Salishan.  We will hike north along the beach to near the northern tip of Salishan Spit and back.  We may stop on the way home for refreshments at the Pelican Brewpub which is nearby.

Difficulty: Easy

Pace: Moderate

Hiking Distance: 8 miles RT.

Elevation Gain: 20 feet.

Driving Distance: 138 miles RT. (1 1/2 hrs. Each way)

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Sunday, May 7, 2023
State Motor Pool Park and Ride Lot
1100 Airport Rd SE
Salem, OR  97301

Additional Info:
Trip Leader(s):
Mark W Olson
Registration is not available online - contact the event coordinator
Payment In Full In Advance Only
The Trip Leader is the event coordinator. The Trip Leader has the final say over who may participate in the event.

Hiking Trip Ratings:
EASY: Maximum of 5 miles round trip, elevation gain less than 1000 feet
MÉDIUM: 6-10 miles round trip, elevation gain 1000-2000 feet
HARD: Long, difficult, and strenuous

To reimburse drivers for vehicle operation costs, the suggested donation by passengers is $0.10 per mile per person to the driver.