Mt. Kit Carson Snowshoeing

 

Driving Distance: 45 min (24.8 mi)

Directions

Trail Distance: 7 mi (loop)

Elevation Gain: 1,170 ft

Difficulty (1-5): 2

Permit(s) Required: Sno-Park Permit

Description:  Cross the road and head on Trail 110 near the park entrance. Stay on Trail 110 all the way to the top as several trails branch from it. Following Trail 110 will take you on a steep at times but fairly serene journey up the side of the mountain. Numerous creeks, lush meadows, and beautiful forests surround you the entire journey. The trail is typically well worn and easy to follow.  Towards to summit be aware of snowmobilers as the trail is shared, be sure to get off the trail if you hear them coming for your safety.  The summit offers amazing views of the surrounding Spokane area as well as some of local lakes.  Don’t forget your camera!

Guide Review: Coming

Gear List:

  • Waterbottle
  • Small First Aid Kit
  • Rain Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket
  • Waterproof Hiking Boots
  • Gaiters
  • Snowshoes
  • Poles
  • Camera

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