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Mine Shaft Trail

Issaquah Alps

Location

Issaquah Alps -- Cougar Mountain
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Length

0.6 miles, roundtrip

Elevation

Rating

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Parking Pass/Entry Fee

None
 
 
A short jaunt off the Clay Pit Road to a deep mineshaft left over from mining activities that used to take place on Cougar Mountain in the late 1800s.
 

Mine Shaft Trail

Map & Directions

Trailhead
Co-ordinates: 47.5297, -122.0987 Open map in new window

Trailhead

Issaquah Alps -- Cougar Mountain

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Guidebooks & Maps

National Geographic Issaquah Alps Mount Si 824

Getting There

From I-90: Take exit 13 for Lakemont Boulevard. Turn right (south) onto Lakemont Boulevard which eventually becomes Newcastle-Coal Creek Road. Turn left onto Cougar Mountain Way and proceed for about 0.5 mile before turning right onto 166th Way. Follow 166th Way for about 0.75 mile to a yellow gate and a large parking area to the right.

Parking Pass/Entry Fee

None
 

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