Issaquah, WA Trails and Parks

Issaquah has 44 trails in the vicinity, including 30 hiking trails and 13 for trail running. These trails range from 1.5 to 41 miles in length. The most popular trails are Tiger Mountain: Chirico Trail, Tiger Mountain: Poo Poo Point Trail and Tiger Mountain: West Tiger Three Loop. Trails.com member Kelly T. recently completed Tradition Lake Loop.
  • Tiger Mountain State Forest: Preston Railroad Trail / Northwest Timber Trail Loop.View Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  11.3 miles
    •  Guide

    This 11.3-mile loop, suitable for strong intermediates and above, is by far the most entertaining ride available to mountain bikers in Tiger ...

  • Squak Mountain State Park: Double Peak LoopView Trail Details

    5 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 to 6 hours
    •  6.7 miles
    •  Guide

    The Double Peak Loop hike quickly escapes the lower section of Squak Mountain State Park (which is open to horses) to explore a dense forest ...

  • Tiger Mountain: Chirico TrailView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The Chirico Trail provides the shortest and easiest hike to two of the finest vistas anywhere in the Issaquah Alps, including spectacular Poo ...

  • Tiger Mountain’s Preston Railroad/Northwest Timber TrailsView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  2 hours
    •  11.5 miles
    •  Guide

    One of the few neighborhood mountain trails in the Seattle area still open to mountain bikers is Tiger Mountain. Thus, it’s quite popular. The ...

  • Squak MountainView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  2 hours
    •  8 miles
    •  Guide

    Well maintained and well marked, Squak Mountain is a good intermediate trail. The close proximity to Issaquah makes it an urban wilderness that ...

  • Cougar Mountain: Wilderness Peak LoopView Trail Details

    4 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Cougar Mountain receives many visitors, but most are concentrated at the Red Town Trailhead, far from the mountain’s high point at Wilderness ...

  • Cougar Mountain RingView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  3.75 hours
    •  14 miles
    •  Guide

    The Cougar Mountain Ring or Grand Tour, as it has been referred to, has many variations. This route starts from the Wilderness Creek Trailhead ...

  • High Point TrailView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  Day hike
    •  7.5 miles
    •  Guide

    With three trail opportunities, High Point trailhead is ideal for children. Choose between the easy Tradition Lake trail, a moderate climb to ...

  • Tiger Mountain: Preston Railroad, Northwest Timber, Iverson Railroad, Poo Poo Point, & The Crossover Road TrailsView Trail Details

    3 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  1 hour to all-day
    •  41 miles
    •  Guide

    Located in the middle of 1,300 acres of state forest, Tiger Mountain is one of the most popular mountain bike areas in the Puget Sound region. ...

  • Tradition Lake PlateauView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  1.5 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    This pleasant loop on Tiger Mountain’s Tradition Lake Plateau offers fairly level, scenic trails with occasional rolling hills and one semi-long ...

  • Beaver LakeView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  1 to 2 hours
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Located on the Issaquah Plateau, the Beaver Lake Trail System is microchip small but excellent for quick rides when you’re pressed for time. ...

  • Tiger Mountain State Forest: Poo Poo PointView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  15 miles
    •  Guide

    This 15-mile intermediate-level gravel-road out-and-back travels through clear-cuts and pretty, second-growth woods. It features some moderate ...

  • Tiger Mountain: West Tiger Three LoopView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  3 to 4 hours
    •  5.1 miles
    •  Guide

    Although Number Three is the lowest of West Tiger Mountain’s triple summits, the view from the top is as good as from any of them. This fun loop ...

  • West Tiger 3View Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  5 miles
    •  Guide

    Don’t expect solitude here—this is perhaps the most heavily used trail on Tiger Mountain, and for good reason. Fortunately, there is plenty of ...

  • Issaquah CreekView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Flatwater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  1 to 2 hours
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    One of the smallest streams covered in this book, Issaquah Creek is perhaps the most intimate. It requires no shuttle because it involves paddling ...

  • Taylor Mountain–Holder Knob LoopView Trail Details

    2 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    Taylor Mountain represents an experiment in forest management. Over the decades, loggers took what they could from the 1700-acre forest, leaving ...

  • Tiger Mountain: Poo Poo Point TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 to 6 hours
    •  7 miles
    •  Guide

    Poo Poo Point is much nicer than it sounds. Perched on the western end of Tiger Mountain, it provides one of the best views anywhere in the Issaquah ...

  • Poo Poo Point–High School TrailView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  7.4 miles
    •  Guide

    It’s time to go back to high school. Or maybe flight school. This Tiger Mountain path starts at Issaquah High School and ends at Poo Poo Point, ...

  • Seattle's Favorite Loop - Tiger MountainView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  4 hours
    •  16 miles
    •  Guide

    Each New Year, Northwest ultra-runners join together for two loops on this route to take care of excess holiday eating. This tradition allows ...

  • Grand RidgeView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  11.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Grand Ridge may soon become one of the more disappointing mountain bike trail casualties of Seattle area development. Located just outside Issaquah, ...

  • Tiger Mountain Trail: SouthView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Hiking  
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    The Tiger Mountain Trail (TMT) is to Tiger Mountain what the Pacific Crest Trail is to the Cascades—a long, winding trail that crosses ...

  • South Tiger MountainView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  4 to 5 hours
    •  7.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Unlike the Tiger Mountain trails along Interstate 90, South Tiger Mountain hardly ever sees the bottom of a boot. Along the route can be found ...

  • West Tiger Railroad GradeView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    Follow Tiger Mountain’s finest old rail line while exploring some of the wildest and remotest stands of forest remaining on the mountain. You’ll ...

  • Three SummitsView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  2.5 hours
    •  10 miles
    •  Guide

    This route offers a variety of trail running experiences, from rapid ascents to technical descents. The steep Section Line Trail is a great place ...

  • Twelve SummitsView Trail Details

    0 Reviews

    Issaquah, WA

    • Trail Running  
    •  11 hours
    •  34 miles
    •  Guide

    This is a tough and wonderful training run for mountainous 100-mile races. It will also impress your friends. Traveling over six summits and ...