Basic Snowshoe - Reflection Lakes


Basic Snowshoe - Reflection Lakes

Snowshoe through the forest along the lovely Paradise River to the peaceful Reflection Lakes area. We will make this a loop if avalanche conditions allow. Traveling via the Stevens Canyon Road to Reflection Lakes and returning by following the Lower Lakes Trail.

  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 4.9 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 900 ft
  • Pace: 1.5

We will meet at the Longmire parking area, behind the Nisqually Inn,  at 8:45 AM. We will wait for the gate to open and then proceed to the Narada Falls parking area.  A Mt. Rainier Park pass (or entrance fee) and chains are required for all vehicles.

Trip is subject to weather conditions and park opening. The trip could be cancelled, or a route in the Longmire area will be chosen if the gate to Paradise doesn't open.

More details will be shared via email 24 - 48 hours prior to this trip.

Participants are required to be fully vaccinated. Send a copy of vaccination card when signing up or bring it with you on the trip day. 


Reflection Lakes

  • 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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