Nature Walks: Thompson Pack Trail

Saturday, July 17, 2021
Creston Valley Branch
Thompson Pack Trailhead on Vance Road in Canyon-Lister
Meet at the trailhead at the end of Vance Road- at the lowest trailhead for the Pack Trail. It is just north of 52nd street in Canyon.

Please join us for our third of a series of nature walks this year. These walks are family friendly and will explore various trails and habitats in the Creston Valley. Come out to learn about the ecology of the Creston Valley and have fun!

Please sign up in advance for this free event. Space is limited to 20 participants.

COVID-19 safety protocols will be in place for this walk.

This walk will take place from 9:00–11:00 am on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at the Thompson Pack Trail. We will walk to the first Sullivan Creek bridge and back.  The walk gains 200m in elevation and is a 3 km return trip.  The trail pass through a fire mitigation block and enters a shady forest for most of the walk. We will meet at the end of Vance Road. Bring extra layers, snacks, water and your curiosity.


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Please Note
  • Bring water and snacks
  • Rain or Shine — bring sunhat, sunscreen, sweater, rain jacket, bug spray
  • We will gain 200m in elevation on the trail.

About Creston Community Forest

The Creston Community Forest is a forest management company operating within 21,00 ha of land surrounding the Creston Valley.  The Creston Community Forest aims to sustainably manage the surrounding forests to ensure ecosystem resilience, as well as long-term timber production for the Creston Community.  The Creston Community Forest is also actively involved in youth forest education programs, and reinvesting in the community.  The Creston Community Forest maintains a number of trails in the Creston area including Lady Slipper, Thompson Rim, Thompson Rotary, Thompson Pack, Sullivan Creek, Billy Goat Bluffs and the new West Ridge trail.  For more information about the Creston Community Forest visit their website.



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