Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead

Trip

Day Hike - Wilderness Peak

Pleasant Fall hike at Cougar Mountain to Wilderness Peak.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft

We'll meet at 10 A.M. at the Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead (on Renton-Issaquah Road SE).

 

The hike will be rain or shine, but make sure to bring rain-gear regardless of the forecast!

A good map is available at https://wildernessawareness.org/docs/Cougar-Mtn-Park-Layout.pdf

This will be a mentored hike for Hany Ramadan.

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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