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Hike at Rattlesnake Ledge

Dear Friends,

Please join TAPS for a summer hike at Rattlesnake Ledge on Saturday, August 20th. If you are interested in carpooling, please meet 9:45AM at the Eastgate Park and Ride. Otherwise, we’ll meet you at the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot at 10:30 AM.

Hike: Rattlesnake Ledge
http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/rattle-snake-ledge

Date: August 20th, 2011
Time: 4-5 hours
Cost: free except for gas
Gear: rugged shoes that you will not mind getting dirty, sunscreen, bug spray, and most importantly WATER, WATER, WATER

Tentative Schedule:
9:45am: congregate at the Eastgate Park and Ride
10:00am: leave the Eastgate Park and Ride for the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot
10:30am: arrive at the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot
10:45am: start hiking to Rattlesnake Ledge
12:00pm: reach Rattlesnake Ledge
12:30pm: leave Rattlesnake Ledge
1:30pm: leave the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot
2:00pm: disperse from the Eastgate Park and Ride

You may choose to meet us at the Eastgate Park and Ride or the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot, whichever is easier for you, directions to both are provided below.

Eastgate Park and Ride:
http://www.mapquest.com/maps?address=14200+SE+Eastgate+Way&city=Bellevue&state=WA&zipcode=98007

Driving Directions to the Rattlesnake Lake parking lot:
From Seattle drive 32 miles east on I-90 to exit 32 (436th Avenue SE). Turn right (south) on 436th Avenue SE (Cedar Falls Road SE) and drive about 4 miles to the well-developed Rattlesnake Lake parking area on the right..

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