Comet Falls & Van Trump Park


Day Hike - Comet Falls

Comet Falls

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  • Easy/Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 5.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,200 ft


Comet Falls (M) (GT: #269, Mt. Rainier West; USGS Mt. Rainier West) 4 mi., 1500’ gain. This is one of the best short hikes in the park. Follow a rather steep trail along Van Trump Creek and view the beautiful Comet Falls drop 300’ down a sheer cliff. Moderate pace. Sign-up closes October 15, 8:00 p.m. Contact leader Greg Lovelady, 360-791-6615 or E-mail: (preferred).


Comet Falls & Van Trump Park

  • Green Trails Mt Rainier West No. 269

    USGS Mt Rainier West

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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