Crystal Lakes (Mount Rainier)

Trip

Day Hike - Crystal Lakes (Mount Rainier)

Explore the beautiful early summer alpine scenery of Crystal Lakes Trail.

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  • Moderate
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 2,300 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,828 ft

Detailed  email will be send to registered participants  by Thursday the June 20, when registration closes.

This is fairly steep short hike. We will take time to hike up the trail and enjoy the flowers and beautiful scenery. 

Please check out the WTA website for further information on this trail at

https://www.wta.org/go-hiking/hikes/crystal-lakes

Route/Place

Crystal Lakes (Mount Rainier)



  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  1. Navigation
  2. Sun protection
  3. Insulation (extra clothing)
  4. Illumination
  5. First aid supplies
  6. Fire
  7. Repair kit and tools, including knife
  8. Nutrition (extra food)
  9. Hydration (extra water)
  10. Emergency shelter
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