Goat Peak (Chinook Pass)


Day Hike - Goat Peak (Chinook Pass)

Get your Goat on with this strenuous trip east of Chinook Pass. Potential payoff for all the uphill climbing is views galore.

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  • Moderate/Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 11.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,400 ft
  • Pace: Moderate

Trailhead at 0830

We will hike a loop up Goat Peak and down the Pleasant Valley trail, which is less steep.  The first three miles is pretty steep and gains a lot of elevation.  Expect a good workout! 

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Bring plenty of water as this trail is mostly dry and definitely dry on the way up.


Goat Peak (Chinook Pass)

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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