Squak Mountain: Bullitt Fireplace Access


Day Hike - Squak Mountain: Bullitt Fireplace Access

Hike a two-mile forest trail on the north side of Squak Mountain to reach the site of a former cabin owned by the Bullitt family. Only the massive fireplace and the foundation remain today.

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,730 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 1,730 ft

We'll meet at the Tibbets Valley Park and Ride in Issaquah at 8:45, ready to leave for the trailhead at 9:00 am. More information will come in the Hiker's Email two days before the hike. 

We'll be hiking at a leisurely pace, about 1.5 - 1.75, with time for photos and clothing adjustments. We'll hike rain or shine, so bring rain pants and jacket. This is considered an easy hike for experienced hikers or moderate for beginners. 


Squak Mountain: Bullitt Fireplace Access

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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