GoHike Hiking Trip - 3-6 miles, <1,000 feet gain - Coal Creek

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Series

GoHike Hiking Trip - 3-6 miles, <1,000 feet gain - Coal Creek

Take this 5-mile hike with 550 feet of elevation gain on the Coal Creek trail near Cougar Mountain, rich in historical artifacts, lush foliage, wooden bridges, and waterfalls. This hike can apply toward your GoHike Series graduation!

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  • Easy
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 550 ft
  • Pace: 1.5 mph

Meet at 9:30AM at the Tibbetts Valley Park and Ride,  965 12th Ave NW, Issaquah, WA 98027, and form into carpools there.  Google map location https://goo.gl/maps/JRgNAthcAHvJhr91A.

This section describes the route, planned pace, and necessary gear and preparation for the hike.


Cougar Mountain: Red Town Trailhead

Required Equipment

Required Equipment


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