Hiking Schedule

The Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness is excited to offer free group hikes winter and summer! We have hikes for all abilities–from easy family hikes to off trail bushwhack adventures.

Make sure to sign up early. All of our hikes have a group size limit. If a hike does fill up, you can sign up below to get your name on the waitlist and be notified if a spot opens up.

Check out the menu of hikes to choose from below.

If you are looking for our Event & Trail Work Schedule click here.

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Please note the Difficulty Rating of each hike and choose hikes within your personal physical limits. Space is limited, so be sure to sign up early!

Hike – Dry Creek #1020

Rating: Moderate

Join me for a cool shaded hike along the Bull River. Despite the name, don’t count on staying dry when you hike Dry Creek! A few hills and a stream crossing to make it worthwhile, but not strenuous at all. Just remember to come prepared. Be sure to bring plenty of water, snacks, and extra layers in anticipation of the …

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Hike for All Ages and Abilities – Big Spar Lake

Rating: Easy to Moderate

This hike will be a fun and slow-paced hike for any age or ability. We will be taking our time, checking out the views and flora we can find around us. From the trailhead, the trail drops down nearly to the shores of Spar Lake. It picks up an old logging road and follows along the lake. Then, the trail …

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Scotchman Peak Summit Hike: End of Season!

Rating: Moderate to Strenuous

Join us for our annual end of season hike up Scotchman Peak. We go slow enough so everyone can go. Some years it snows, some years it is downright hot. Be prepared for all kinds of weather. 8 mile round trip, 4,000 ft elevation gain. Share this Page

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