Day Hike - Golden Gate

Trip

Day Hike - Golden Gate

Easy-paced hike to photograph flora and fauna.

Info
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  • Easy, Easy/Moderate
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,160 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 6,400 ft
  • Pace: Slow paced (1 - 1.5 mph)

South Hill Park and Ride at 7:30 a.m.

This photography-oriented hike will have frequent stops to photograph wildflowers, landscapes, and wildlife.  

Route/Place

Paradise



  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
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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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