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Mt.Kit Carson

Mt. Kit Carson Hike: This set of trails offer amazing views of the surrounding Spokane area as well as some of local lakes. The trail takes you to creeks, numerous meadows and lush forest. During huckleberry season, you will you will be pleased to treat yourself to meadows of huckleberry bushes near the top! This mountain has many trails about, and there are many possibilities to link to trails on Mt. Spokane. Day Mountain peak is also one of the nicest places in Mt. Spokane State Park, a great place to stop for lunch.  Don’t forget your camera because the summit offers amazing views of Spokane valley, Mt. Spokane, and the surrounding area. 

Driving Distance: 45 min (24.8 mi)

Directions

https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/washington/mount-kit-carson-trail

Trail Distance: 9 mi (loop)

Elevation Gain: 1,170 ft

Difficulty (1-5): 2

Permit(s) Required: Discovery Pass

Guide Review: Coming

Gear List:

  • Waterbottle
  • Small First Aid Kit
  • Rain Jacket (October-May)
  • Camera

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*Gonzaga Outdoors recommended trips are intended to give you ideas about some awesome places you should check out in Spokane.  However, these reviews may not be 100% accurate or 100% current.  We recommend that you do your own additional research about the area and current conditions  before you go on your trip. You go the trip at your own risk. Have fun out there!*

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