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McKenzie Head Trail

Intermediate

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0.2 mile 0.4 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 162' 49 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 189' 58 m
Low: 27' 8 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 13% (7°)
Max Grade: 21% (12°)

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Trail shared by Isaac Bozeman

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Enjoy a scenic climb to Battery 247.

Isaac Bozeman

Features Lake · Views · Wildflowers

Family Friendly Battery 247 has unquestionable allure to young kids.

This park closes at dusk, and you must have a Discovery Pass to enter.

Description

Hike through history on this trail. As you hike, keep a sharp eye out to your right, where there is an old powerhouse a little off the trail. Once to the top, make sure to explore all the rooms in Battery 247. Also, find a way on top and you can find a well concealed Fire Control Station.

Flora & Fauna

Ferns, pines, firs, ivy, and lots of tall grass grow in this area.

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Land Manager: Washington State Parks

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East entrance into Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA
Old power house for Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA
Looking out of the entrance of the Fire Control Station atop Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA

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