Middle Tiger Mountain


Day Hike - Hobart-Middle Tiger Railroad

Hike the routes of two former logging railroads (the Iverson and the Hobart - Middle Tiger) to reach a remote section of Fifteenmile Creek. Follow a short, steep trail to connect with the Tiger Mountain Trail (TMT.) Return via the TMT and, on the way, look in on the site of a 1925 logging train wreck.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.2 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft

Meet at 8:30 am at the trailhead for Tiger Summit/Iverson Railroad Trail off Highway 18 (I-90 exit 25, then about 4 miles to trailhead.  

We will be doing a variant of  the Middle Tiger Mountain hike.  A complete description can be found on the WTA website at http://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/hobart-middle-tiger-railroad-grade


Middle Tiger Mountain

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


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