Day Hike - Miller Peak/Iron Bear Loop


Day Hike - Miller Peak/Iron Bear Loop

A long, beautiful loop in the golden Teanaway.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 12.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,600 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,600 ft
  • Pace: 1.75-2 MPH

8:00 AM at the Miller Peak Trailhead (google calls it the Miller-Bear Trailhead), here is a link

We will not see many other hikers, we will travel counter-clockwise to further reduce encounters. We will not be making the side trip to  Miller Peak. We should see some golden larches. 

All participants will be required to have a face covering and hand sanitizer and  will be asked to be familiar with and follow the Mountaineers Covid-19 guidelines for phase 2 on this trip.


Iron Bear & Miller Peak

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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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