Intro to Frontcountry Trail Running

Field trip: Introduction to Trail Running: Frontcountry

Intro to Frontcountry Trail Running - West Tiger Mountain No. 3

Frontcountry trail run at West Tiger Mountain. Gently rolling trails galore!

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  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

East Sunset Way trailhead at 6:30pm. 661-831 E Sunset Way, Issaquah, WA 98027.

No parking pass is required.

We will take the trail to the Adventure Trail then circle back across the Tradition Lake plateau using the Swamp Trail and Big Tree Trail to return to our starting point.


West Tiger Mountain No. 3

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Please wear layers of breathable, technical clothing suitable for outdoor aerobic activity.

  • Waterproof jacket, hat, buff, gloves, sunglasses, gaiters are recommended.
  • Trail running shoes
  • A small day pack 
  • Bring snacks and water.
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