Eunice Lake & Tolmie Peak Lookout

Trip

Day Hike - Eunice Lake & Tolmie Peak Lookout

Sweet hike past a pretty alpine lake on the north side of Mt. Rainer to a fire lookout and awesome views on a clear day.

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  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 7.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

Kent/James St. P&R (902 W James St, Kent, WA 98032) at 7 a.m.

BWS course hiker's sign-up only thru 8/2.  Sign-up open to all club hiker's 8/3-8/6.  One of the classic hikes at Mt. Rainier, the tread is good to the lake with a consistent grade, there will be lots of stairs to climb from the lake to the lookout.  Worth the effort for the 360 degree views on the ridge above.    

Route/Place

Eunice Lake & Tolmie Peak Lookout


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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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