Day Hike - Wilderness Peak (Cougar Mtn)

Wilderness Peak (Cougar Mtn)

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10:00 AM at Wilderness Peak Trailhead
This will be a moderate hike, but we will stop occasionally to observe any interesting moss, lichen or fungi along the way. A nice hike in a natural wonderland that's just minutes from an urban jungle. Be prepared for cold and/or inclement weather. Wear good boots. Bring a lunch.

This is a Naturalist Study Group hike. If hike does not fill by close date, registration will open to all.

Directions to trailhead: From I-5 take exit 15 onto Newcastle Way (State Route 900). Drive south about 2.5 miles to the trailhead on the righthand side of road. If coming from the south, take I-405 north,take exit 6 for Rt 900 East (SE Renton-Issaquah Road). Go up thru Renton Highlands, cross SE May Valley Rd. Go approx 1-1.5 more mile(s) to trailhead on lefthand side of road. (Watch for it since it is not well marked)
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Required Equipment

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