Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

If you like a slower-paced hike into some of the most beautiful areas, this is the hike for you. Join us the back way into Mt. Rainier's Grand Park. Don't let the moderate rating scare you. We will not be hiking the full 9 miles and at a slow pace the gain will be achievable by any hiker.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 7.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft

This hike was requested at the 5/14 Tacoma Hiking and Backpacking Committee Social.  You asked; we will provide.

Meet at the Bonney Lake Park and Ride (9101 Sky Island Dr. East, Bonney Lake)  at 7:30 a.m.   We will wait 10 minutes for late comers.  


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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