Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead

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Frontcountry Trail Run - Wilderness Peak Loop

Short after-work cruise through Cougar Mountain: only 1 uphill!

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

We will meet at the Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead at 6:15pm. No parking pass required. Please be ready to start promptly.

DIRECTIONS FROM I-90:
Take Exit 15 and drive south on SR-900 (17th Avenue NW and then Renton-Issaquah Road SE) for 3.3 miles. Look for the trailhead sign and an asphalt driveway that goes uphill to the right.

A map you can download and print out of Cougar Mountain's trail system is available here:  https://aqua.kingcounty.gov/gis/web/VMC/recreation/BCT_CougarMtn_brochure.pdf 

Want the map on your phone? Text KING COUGAR to 468311. (Message & data rates may apply.)

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Cougar Mountain: Jim Whittaker Wilderness Peak Trailhead


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