Beginner Snowshoe - Ricksecker Point

Ricksecker Point

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Longmire Parking Lot
This is an easy snowshoe on a loop (closed to traffic) by the Paradise road. The trip will be leisurely and suitable for those new to snowshoeing. We will demonstrate navigation techniques. If you have a GPS, we will answer questions on setup and use. If you have a handheld GPS, the coordinates, UTM, for the start of the loop are 10T 593394 5180569. For a car GPS, Ricksecker is located at Latitude: 46.7721388888889. For particulars, see Longitude: -121.777416666667 The meeting point for us is the Longmire parking lot located beyond the Paradise entrance of Mt. Rainier National Park.
Required Equipment

Required Equipment

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