Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead

Trip

Day Hike - Wilderness Peak

Foothills Early Season Conditioning Hike - It is a nice loop hike from the Wilderness Creek Trailhead.

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  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

We are meeting at the Wilderness Creek Trailhead off of highway 900 at 9:00 am.

Route/Place

Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead


Roster
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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