Found 12 blog entries tagged as hiking.

Mid Columbia Glow Hike Badger MountainJoin this years' Glow Hike on Friday, June 21, 2019 - 8:30pm to 10:00pm The group will meet at the Trailhead Community Park, at Queensgate Dr., Richland, WA. Join us for a magical evening as we hike Badger Mountain under the stars with glow sticks to help light our way. Extra glowsticks will be provided while supplies last.

Mid-Columbia Libraries 2019 Glow Hike: Lighting Up Badger Mountain

The experience of joining the Glow Hike brings is one of a kind. Hikers will light up Badger Mountain's Trailhead Park using glowsticks. Creativity is encouraged to make the event even brighter. Other items that glimmer such as bracelets and headdress' can also be worn during the hike. Participants are asked to bring lamps and flashlights for safety.

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Naches Peak Loop Hike imageThe Naches Peak Loop Hike will be held on August 26, 2017, from 1:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. The group will meet at the Richland Seventh-Day Adventist Church, at 1807 McMurray Ave., Richland WA.

Naches Peak Loop Hike | Enjoy the View and the Benefits Along the Trail

Participants are advised to be at the church at exactly 1:30 p.m. The group will leave not later than 1:45 p.m. All hikers must bring packed lunch since the group only have time to eat in the middle of hiking. Wearing a pair of sturdy hiking boots is recommended, as well as a sweater or a coat as the temperature can get really cold especially at night. Admission to the park requires a Northwest Forest Pass which can be obtained at REI for the price of $5 each for one day pass.

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hunger for hikeThe 2nd Harvest is pleased to present its 1st Annual Hike for Hunger on June 17, 2017. The event will be run from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., at the Badger Mountain Trailhead Park, at 525 Queensgate Drive, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the Hunger Hike page at the website of 2nd Harvest.

1st Annual 2nd Harvest Hunger Hike

Hiking is a known leisurely activity that can provide a number of health benefits like heart disease prevention, improved blood sugar and blood pressure levels, and strengthened core. The 2nd Harvest is inviting all community members to take their love for hiking to the next level by joining the 1st Annual Hunger Hike. The event aims to raise awareness about the occurrence of hunger in some communities and to encourage…

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rattlesnake mountain hikeJoin the REACH Tours as it features the Rattlesnake Mountain Erratics and Wildflower Hike on April 22, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. The tour will start at The Reach Museum, at 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the page of 2017 Tours at The Reach Museum's website.

About Rattlesnake Mountain Erratics and Wildflower Hike
The Rattlesnake Mountain Erratics and Wildflower Hike will run 4 to 5 miles across the Rattlesnake Slope Wildlife Area which is publicly accessible. The tour will cover the area where there is 300 feet elevation gain. Rattlesnake Mountain Erratics and Wildflower Hike will give prominence to several ice-rafted erratics and the Rattlesnake Mountain bergmounds.

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badger mountain hikeThe Badger Mountain Geology Hike will be held on April 7, 2017, in Richland, WA. The activity will start at 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. For more details, visit the website of the Reach Museum.

About the 'Badger Mountain Geology Hike'
The Badger Mountain Geology Hike will be led by the respected geologist, George Last. The event will feature a 3-mile, half-day hike headed to the top of Badger Mountain. The hiking route will start at the Dallas Road Trailhead and will end at the Canyon Trailhead, where a bus will be waiting to take the participants back to Dallas Road. During the event, George will share informative details regarding the Lake Lewis, Ice Age Floods, Rattlesnake-Wallula lineament, and the basalt lava flows.

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New Year's Day Hike | I-MAC's Annual Trek Up at Badger Mountain in Richland, WAThe New Year's Day Hike will be held on January 1, 2017, from 10:30 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. Hiking starts at the Dallas Road parking lot to the top and return. For more details, please visit the New Year's Day Hike page at Friends of Badger's website.

About the New Year's Day Hike
The New Year's Day Hike is I-MAC's annual trek up event which has become a tradition for more than 60 years. It features a 4-mile round trip hike with 800-foot elevation gain. Rain or shine, this event will push through so everyone is advised to dress appropriately. Participants can bring treats they can share at the top, which is also a part of the Badger Mountain trek up tradition. Don't miss this exciting adventure!

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Hike for Homes | Habitat for Humanity at Badger Mountain Trail | Richland, WAJoin the Hike for Homes event on October 15, 2016, at 9:00 a.m. This will be held at the Badger Mountain Trail in Richland, WA. For more details, please visit the Hike for Homes page at the Habitat for Humanity's website.

About the Hike for Homes
Hike for Homes will be hosted by the Habitat for Humanity, in cooperation with the Guild Mortgage Company. This event is an annual fundraiser which aims to build and provide shelter for families who are in need of low-cost housing in the Tri-Cities. Participants get to join as the group hikes up the Badger Mountain Centennial Preserve for only $50 each, inclusive of a t-shirt and water bottle. Don't miss this chance to exercise your body and send help to the needy.

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Mid-Columbia Libraries' Glow Hike: Light Up the Badger Mountain with Things That Glimmer in Richland, WAThe Mid-Columbia Libraries is pleased to present the Glow Hike event which will be held on August 6, 2016, from 8:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. For more details, please visit the Glow Hike page on Facebook.

About Glow Hike
Glow Hike offers a one of a kind hiking experience for everyone. Participants will meet at Badger Mountain Trailhead Park located at 525 Queensgate Drive. Everybody is encouraged to gussy up with glowing items like bracelets, headdress and more. Glowsticks can also be used to be clothed in a glowing attire. With creativity, this requirement can be easily achieved. Participants are advised to bring flashlights and headlamps for safety.

The Glow Hike event is absolutely a fun adventure that will delight not just the participants but also…

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Mid-Columbia Libraries' Badger Mountain Yoga Hike | Badger Mountain Community Park in Richland, WA The Mid-Columbia Libraries is calling on all fitness buffs and those who wish to indulge in the beauty of the Badger Mountain to join the Badger Mountain Yoga Hike event which will take place on the 4th of June, 2016. This health-enhancing gathering will be at 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Check out Mid-Columbia Libraries' website for more details.

About the Badger Mountain Yoga Hike
Participants are advised to come to the Badger Mountain Trail Park at 9 a.m. to meet with the group of hikers who will walk their way up to the top of Badger Mountain. Enjoy the view and have a chit-chat with new friends you will meet along the way. A quick yoga session with 11Exhale will follow at 9:00 a.m. Get relieved from stress and lose some pounds!

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Tapteal Greenway Observes 'National Trails Day Hikes' Through Long, Leisurely Walk on Trails | Richland, WAIn observance of the National Trail Days, Tapteal Greenway will hold two 6-mile hikes which will take place on the 4th of June 2016, beginning at 8:00 a.m. For more details, please check out the website of Tapteal Greenway or send inquiries at

About the National Trails Day Hikes by Tapteal Greenway
The National Trails Day Hikes will be comprised of a couple of guided hikes. Both will be along the Tapteal Trail, but one will be from Chamna Natural preserve to WE Johnson Park, which will begin at the parking lot of Chamna at 10 o'clock in the morning. The other hike will be along the Yakima River which will start at 8:00 a.m. at the Wanawish Dam.

Tapteal Greenway is a non-profit organization which aims to protect and preserve…

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