Cougar Divide

MODERATE 1 reviews
#44 of 85 trails in

Cougar Divide is a 5.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Glacier, Washington that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is best used from June until November. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
5.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1532 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

bugs

The road to the trailhead is a bit scary but the trail is well worth the effort. Not many take this route which parallels the more popular Skyline Divide Trail to the west. There are interesting volcanic rock formations and lots of snow-melt ponds. Do not forget to bring the bug spray!

hiking
Sunday, September 07, 2014