Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Fagin's Hike of the Week- Cowiche Mountain Loop

Updated 4-22-2014

Wildflowers are out!! This hike is outside of Yakima. The flowers should be out for several weeks plus. Enjoy this great hike.
 Arrowleaf Balsamroots
Another rock garden of flowers

Flowers everywhere
Open views are plenty

Trail stats: 6 miles roundtrip and about 1000 foot gain.

Driving directions: From Yakima Valley Visitor Information Center, at 101 North Fair Avenue, Yakima, WA. 98901. Head southeast on N Fair Ave toward E Yakima Ave Go 0.3 miles,Take the 2nd right toward E Yakima Ave Go 0.1 miles,Turn left onto E Yakima Ave Go 1.5 miles,Turn right onto Summitview Ave Go 10.9 miles,Turn left onto Cowiche Mill Rd Go 2.5 miles,Turn left at the Snow Mountain Ranch sign; across from Cowiche Creek Nursery, 2401 Cowiche Mill Rd.  Cowiche, WA 98923

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Disclaimer: There are many factors which you should consider in deciding whether to proceed with an outing, including the visible weather at the trailhead, the strength and experience of the party, snow and avalanche conditions, route conditions, etc. You are the final decision maker whether to proceed. West Coast Weather, LLC dba Washington Online Weather cannot be held liable for loss or injury arising from your decision to proceed, and expressly disclaims all liability related thereto. Redmond, Washington USA. Also, please bring map-compass and GPS to help with trail directions as our directions are our best estimate.

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