No driving, no car to park, no trail passes to worry about. Welcome to hiking with the Y! Both avid hikers and newcomers will have a good time getting out and meeting others on a Y hike.
For the Lord Hill hike:
Distance: 3.5 miles roundtrip
Elevation: 200 feet, highest point 650 feet
Difficulty: experienced beginner
These trails will take you through the urban wilderness in the sprawling forested ridge between the cities of Snohomish and Monroe known as Lord Hill. Lord Hill is a place of natural beauty with placid ponds, Snohomish River frontage, scenic lookouts, and lush forests.
For more information: http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/lord-hill-regional-park
Meet the YMCA bus in front of the Northshore YMCA at 9:15 am for 9:30 am departure. We will return to the YMCA by 3:30 pm.
Bring some spending money for a sweet treat on the way home.
Minimum of 3 participants required to hold each hike.
13 spots available for each outing.
Registration closes 48 hours before hike.
No refunds for cancellations within 48 hours of hike.
If the leaders see that forecasted weather will impact the hike, you will be notified of trip cancellation and given a refund/credit.
WHAT TO BRING
Bring a backpack with the TEN ESSENTIALS. Don't leave home without them. https://www.mountaineers.org/learn/how-to/the-ten-essentials