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Valley of the Giants
Visit an Old Growth Forest along a 1.3 mile loop trail including Big Guy. Trip includes 60 miles on gravel logging roads west of Fall City. To and from time is about three hours. Bring a lunch and rain gear. A short steep trail leads from the parking lot to a bridge for crossing the Siletz River. We may stop on the way back at the Fall City Falls. 9 AM departure. Slow pace.
Driving distance: 115 miles RT
Hiking distance: 1.3 miles RT
Elevation gain: 200'
Qualifying Activity: Yes
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Hiking Trip Ratings:
EASY: Maximum 5 miles round trip, elevation gain less than 1000 feet
MEDIUM: 6-10 miles round trip, 1000-2000 feet elevation gain
HARD: Long, strenuous, and difficult