Cooper River Trail


Day Hike - Cooper River Trail

This is for the people car camping with me. It is connected to the day hike of Jolly Mountain the next day. We can't be sure of start time or how far we will hike as we will also kayak that day.

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft
  • Pace: 2.5 mph

Again, this hike is geared for the people car camping with me at Cooper Lake who also plan to day hike Jolly Mountain the next day.  I cannot guarantee what time we will start.  It is an easy hike along the river.  We would be starting from our camp at Cooper Lake.

This leader permission only because it is connected to a second activity.


Camping cost:  $14 per night plus extra vehicle charges could apply as one vehicle per site.  



1.  Kari, Nancy, Mark=two nights

2.  Deloa 1 or 2?

3.  Helena = 1




Cooper River Trail

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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