Indian Bar-Cowlitz Divide


Day Hike - Cowlitz Divide

This hike provides a glorious experience and spectacular views while you trek for miles along the top of a ridge.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 12.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,000 ft

Meet at Enumclaw Ranger Station (450 Roosevelt Ave E, Enumclaw, WA) at 6:00am.

I take a leisurely to moderate pace, so I rate this 'moderate'.  I like to stop at Wapiti Woolies in Greenwater for ice cream after the hike.


Indian Bar-Cowlitz Divide

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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