Bethany Wilderness Ministry Upcoming Events*
*Please note: To ensure the safety of all participants, all upcoming events will follow the phase guidelines of King County's Safe Start Plan.
Park Butte Backpacking Trip
Saturday, July 11-Sunday, July 12, $20, Multi-day, Ages 18+, Register
Join us on this beautiful backpacking trip in the Mount Baker area with great views of mountains, waterfalls, and wild mushrooms. The hike is 7.5 miles round trip with an elevation gain of 2,200 ft.
Beckler Peak Day Hike
Saturday, July 18, Stevens Pass, $7, Ages 18+, Register
This is a moderate 7.6 miles roundtrip hike with 2240 feet of elevation gain. We will hike through old-growth forest adjacent to the Wild Sky Wilderness. Several switchbacks will take us higher and higher first reaching a pretty, open ridge, full of alpine blueberry shrubs. Then we'll encounter rocky outcroppings of brilliant, sparkling white granite. Finally, nice rock steps lead us to the summit at 5760 feet which offers views (weather permitting) of Glacier Peak, Baring, Index, the Monte Cristo Range, and Evergreen Mountain.
Dewey Lake/Naches Peak Loop Trail Day Hike
Wednesday, August 5, All-day event, Ages 18+, Register
Join us on this mid-week hike to Dewey Lake near Mt. Rainier which features good views of the mountain. This hike is 6 miles round trip with 600 feet of elevation gain.