?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 Edmonds Yost Park and Waterfront hike:
Distance: up to 5 miles
Elevation: 220 ft in Yost Park, 0 along waterfront
Yost Park contains one of the few areas of native vegetation that remain in Edmonds. The mixed stands of western red cedar, red alder, bigleaf maple and western hemlock trees offer a glimpse into the past, and the future. The park is situated along Shell Creek and the deep ravine its waters carved over time
For more information: http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/yost-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