Cougar Mountain: Sky Country Trailhead

Trip

Frontcountry Trail Run - Cougar Mountain: Sky Country Trailhead

Need some motivation to keep active during the week this Winter? Join a Wednesday night trail run!

Info
COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft
  • Pace: 11-13 min / mi

Meet at the Military Road trailhead near 73rd St SE before 6PM. Directions will be mailed the night before. We will be on the trail and running at 6:00PM sharp.

No parking pass required.

No facilities at trailhead.

A big loop up to Sky Country to East Fork, following down Tibbetts creek and back to the start via Shangri La.

Waitlisting is encouraged. More spots may be opened if possible.

Bring a head lamp and extra batteries/spare as it will be dark. Test your light before you arrive.

Route -> https://connect.garmin.com/modern/course/49729520

Bring traction (micro-spikes) if snow is present. I will re-confirm as the date gets closer.

We will wait and regroup at all trail intersections.

Please contact me first if you are new to trail running at night.

Dogs may be allowed with prior permission.

Don't forget your face covering/buff and hand sanitizer to comply with COVID-19 guidance

Route/Place

Cougar Mountain: Sky Country Trailhead


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Sturdy running shoes
  • Traction device if necessary (snow)
  • Head lamp / light
  • Don't forget your face covering/buff and hand sanitizer to comply with COVID-19 guidance
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