Grand Park (Mount Rainier)


Day Hike - Grand Park

Hike to one of the classic meadows in Mt Rainier National Park via the backdoor route from the north.

COVID-19: Learn about our most up-to-date guidance for participants and leaders on our COVID-19 Response page. All participants and leaders must agree to the COVID-19 Code of Conduct before participating in this Mountaineers activity.
  • Moderate
  • Casual
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft


We will adhere strictly to Mountaineers COVID-19 guidelines for phase 2.  Group will stay together and hike at the speed of the slowest participant, practicing social distancing on the trail and throughout the day.  Arrive at meeting place 10 minutes early and fully prepared. Please read and be prepared to agree to the Mountaineers COVID-19 code of conduct.


Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

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