Day Hike - East Cougar Loop

East Cougar Loop

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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,400 ft
8:30 a.m. at Tibbetts Lot (exit 15, I-90, south of transit garage building)
This hike is part of the Conditioning Hiking Series. Please sign up only if you are in the course. (Participants: This is a CHS 1 level hike.) A loop hike on the trails of north and east Cougar Mountain, of 10-12 miles and approx. 1,800 elevation gain, including stops at Anti-Aircraft Peak, a cool abandonned mine shaft, a former Nike missle launch site, the huge "fantastic Erratic" glacier boulder, and Klondike and Tibbets marshes.

East Cougar Loop

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