Cougar Mountain: Red Town Trailhead


Day Hike - Long View Peak

Go on a loop trail to Long View Peak and Far Country Lookout.

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  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,085 ft
  • Pace: 1.5

The group will meet at the Sky Country Trailhead at 9:00 am. 

Parking Permit Required: None


Please bring sturdy hiking shoes ( no sandals, flip flops, FiveFingers, etc). Also, bring a sack lunch as we will have lunch at the lookout at Long View Peak. Bring at least 2 liters of water. Be prepared for rain.

Rcommended: hiking poles


Cougar Mountain: Red Town Trailhead

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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