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Howard Creek/Buck Mt/Smith Creek Trails - Silver Falls backcountry

This hike will take us on the Howard Creek, Buck Mt and Smith Creek trails. It starts and ends at the Smith Creek Village parking lot...oh so handy for lunch/snack after a pleasant hike!

Difficulty: Medium

Pace:  Moderate

Hiking Distance: 6 miles RT.

Elevation Gain: 600 feet.

Driving Distance: 40 miles RT.

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Monday, April 8, 2024

Additional Info:
Trip Leader(s):
Eileen Harder
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.