Chirico Trail is a 3.6 mile out and back trail located near Issaquah, Washington that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail, but only on leash.
This is the shorter route to Poo Poo Point, beginning at the paragliding landing field rather than the high school several miles to the north.
From Seattle, east on I-90 to exit 17, Front Street. Turn right off the freeway and travel 2.8 miles to the gravel parking area on the left. The trailhead is across the field.
No permits needed, parking is free. (although scarce on weekends, when the trail and paragliding field get heavy use) Street parking is prohibited.
Portable toilets and a picnic table in the parking lot.
Washington State Department of Natural Resources
South Puget Sound Region