Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead


Frontcountry Trail Run - Wilderness Peak

Enjoy a moderate and scenic after-work trail run around Wilderness Peak.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,950 ft
  • Pace: 4.5

Meet at the Wilderness Peak trailhead, ready to run at 6:00pm. No parking pass is required.

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We'll hike up to the exciting "summit" of Wilderness Peak by way of the Gombu Cliffs trail (1,350ft gain). From there we'll get our run on, doing a loop of Deceiver to Shy Bear trail before returning to the cars along Wilderness Peak trail.

The breakdown:

Hiking: 1.7mi, 1,350ft gain

Running: 4mi, 700ft gain 



Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead

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