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May Valley Trail

Issaquah Alps


Issaquah Alps -- Squak Mountain
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6.0 miles, roundtrip



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This quiet, little-used trail wanders through a lowland forest and up the south side of Squak Mountain along Bullitt Creek. At the top of the mountain, join the network of trails that lead to a beautiful view of Mount Rainier and the historical remnant of the Bullitt family home.

Wildlife abounds in the form of birds, and great slugs and other small animals. Various wildflowers and ferns can be found along the trail.


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Map & Directions

Co-ordinates: 47.4819, -122.0542 Open map in new window


Issaquah Alps -- Squak Mountain

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Guidebooks & Maps

60 Hikes Within 60 Miles of Seattle

USGS Bellevue South

Maple Valley

National Geographic Issaquah Alps Mount Si 824

Squak Mountain Trails Map

Buy the Green Trails Cougar Mountain No. 203S map

Getting There

Drive I-90 east to Exit 15 and turn onto WA 900 (17th Ave NW). You'll be on this road for 4 miles. Note that after a few blocks through Issaquah, the road name changes to Renton-Issaquah Road SE. After four  miles, turn left onto SE May Valley Road and drive 2.5 miles to large sign for Squak Mountain State Park on the left.

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