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Fred's Railroad

Issaquah Alps


Issaquah Alps -- Cougar Mountain
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1.0 miles, roundtrip



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A connector trail off Clay Pit Road with access to Coal Creek Falls, as well as Shy Bear area, Wilderness Peak, and other areas of Cougar Mountain.


Fred's Railroad

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Co-ordinates: 47.5301, -122.1030 Open map in new window


Issaquah Alps -- Cougar Mountain

Fred's Railroad (#COUGAR-C7)

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National Geographic Issaquah Alps Mount Si 824

Getting There

Driving Directions

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.


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For the 2019 hiking season, Trailhead Direct is providing transit service from the Seattle area to popular trails in the area. 

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