Basic Snowshoe - Paradise Area (winter)

This trip provides priority to Olympia basic snowshoeing students. We follow the main Camp Muir route to the base of Panorama Point and head to Glacier Vista. Potential elevation gain of 1100 feet and about 3.5 miles round trip.

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  • Easy, Easy/Moderate
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 3.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft
  • Pace: Slow to moderate

We'll meet at Longmire at 8:45 by the museum. 

If the weather is bad and the gate is not open, we'll select another location nearby. 



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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