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Inside Passage

Issaquah Alps


Issaquah Alps -- Tiger Mountain
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6.2 miles, roundtrip


Gain: 1600 ft.
Highest Point: 2150 ft.


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This 1.6-mile section of trail is located in the Tiger Mountain State Forest. It is popular with mountain bikers and hikers.

There are multiple ways to reach the Inside Passage trail. For an approximately 6.2-mile, roundtrip adventure, start at the Tiger Mountain Summit Trailhead.

Take the 0.2-mile Connector Trail from the trailhead, then continue up the Master Link trail. After about 1.3 miles, take a right to get on the Inside Passage trail.

Continue approximately 1.6 miles to the end of the Inside Passage trail, then take the Joyride trail. The Joyride trail will take you about a mile to the NW Timber Trail which leads back to the Connector Trail and Tiger Mountain Summit Trailhead.


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Map & Directions

Co-ordinates: 47.4684, -121.9363 Open map in new window


Issaquah Alps -- Tiger Mountain

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Guidebooks & Maps

Tiger Mountain State Forest PDF Map:

Getting There

From Seattle: From I-90 take exit 25 and drive south on State Route 18 to the Tiger Mountain summit. At the summit, turn right (west) into the large parking lot.

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