Activity Information

Hikers

Field Trip 4 - Spray Park

08/17/13 (Sat)

Field Trip
Seattle Naturalists


Don Schaechtel

9:00 AM

Mowich Lake


A forest walk from Mowich Lake to the flower-filled meadows of Spray Park where there are outstanding views of Mt. Rainier.

Spray Park is one of Washington's premier wildflower gardens. Forest flowers are abundant as we hike the first section of the trail, about 2 miles, to Spray Falls. Then we get a workout as the trail gains about 600' in a half mile. The hike up and into Spray Park leads to louseworts, gentians, lilies, lupines, paintbrush, and many, many other plants. We're also likely to see hoary marmots in addition to other mammals and mountain birds. We'll hike at a brisk pace with many brief stops to lo... More

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Trip Data
2200' in 300 out
7 miles
Moderate

USGS Mt Rainier West

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