Cougar Mountain: Red Town Trailhead

Trip

Day Hike - Coal Creek Falls

A hike to two waterfalls and a view.

Info
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  • Sat, Oct 27, 2018
  • Seattle Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Singles, 20-30 Somethings, Retired Rovers, Adults
  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,190 ft

Meet at 8 AM at Sky Country Trailhead.

This will be a custom lollipop loop that will take us to Coal Creek Falls, Far Country Falls, and Far Country Lookout. Now that we're getting back into the rainy season the falls are starting to be less likely to be dry. Either way, this will make for a pleasant morning hike.

Route/Place

Cougar Mountain: Red Town Trailhead


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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