July Hikes: 3.75 to 6.5 miles, 500 to 1,750 feet gain

Field trip: GoHike: Beginner Hiking Course

July Hikes: 3.75 to 6.5 miles, 500 to 1,750 feet gain - Long View Peak

Enjoy a moderate 6.4-mile loop hike on Cougar Mountains. We'll hike up to Shy Bear Pass, then pass Long View Peak as we head towards the Doughty Falls Viewpoint. Far Country Lookout and Coal Creek Falls are also along the loop. This hike may count toward your monthly required GoHike course July hike.

  • *Varies*
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,076 ft
  • Pace: 1.5-2 mph

Meet at the Sky Country Trailhead at 10:0am.  Those who would like to join me for a dynamic yoga warm-up should be there by 9:45.  

There are toilets at the trailhead.  A Discovery Pass is required for parking.

This will be a casually paced hike with an emphasis on enjoying the journey.


Cougar Mountain: Sky Country Trailhead

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

Your leader will send out a Hello Hiker email prior to the hike with details on the hike, as well as recommended and required equipment.

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