Hiking Docent Landing Page

This is a password protected page for the Conservancy’s Hike Leaders. Here you should find all of the information you need to plan and lead a hike! Thank you all so much for volunteering with us.

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Contact with Questions

Gillian Rowe


Work #: 509-328-2939 ext. 8

When Gillian will contact you via email: 

  • Reminder for Hike request: one week prior to the deadline 
  • When your requested hikes are officially scheduled (or if dates need to be adjusted) 
  • When hikes are live for online registration: about 1-2 months prior to the hike date 
  • Send updated attendee roster 1 day before the hike date
  • Post Hike Follow Up (Who attended, # hours spent planning and leading hike, Any anecdotal stories and/or pictures from hike) 

I will send out a reminder and follow-up email to the hike attendees

Request a Hike

Register to lead a hike at the link below. After submitting, Gillian will reach out with the status of your hike.

The program asks that you lead at least one hike a quarter but you can feel free to lead more based on your availability!

Hike request deadlines:  

  • Mar 20 – for Jul, Aug, Sept hikes 
  • Jun 21 – for Oct, Nov, Dec hikes 
  • Sept 23 – for Jan, Feb, Mar hikes  
  • Dec 21 – for Apr, May, June hikes 

Our goal is to have at least 2 hikes a month so if you see gaps in the schedule to the right please try and fill them! 

Hike Request Form

Hikes on the Schedule

8/27/23 – Rimrock View Trail and Park with Bob Ganahl @ 9:30am

8/31/23 – Saltese Uplands hike with Mark Merhab @ 5:30pm

9/2/23 – Liberty Lake Trail with Patti Z. @ 8am

9/7/23 – Trautman hike with Barb Morkill and Brenda Day @ 9am

9/10/23 – Waikiki Hike with Alana Livingston @ 10am

9/17/23 – Palisades Park Hike with Mark Merhab @ 9am

9/24/23 – Saltese Uplands Hike with Gina Claeys @ 9am

10/1/23 – Saltese Flats Trail with Patti Z. @ 8am

10/10/23 – Liberty Lake Mushroom hike with Barb Morkill and Suzzane Schwab @ 10am

10/15/23 – Rimrock Hike with Bob Ganahl

11/5/23 – Slavin Conservation Area hike with Andi Chatburn @ 9am

11/19/23 – Liberty Lake Cedar Grove hike with Brenda Day @ 10am

01/7/24 – Slavin Conservation Area hike with Andi Chatburn @ 9am



Fact Sheets and Trailhead Info

Click the links below each location for more information! All links should open in a new tab.

Docent Bio Form

This form will be used to gather more information about our docents that we can share with the public when promoting your hikes.

Submit Bio Here