Grand Park (Mount Rainier)


Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

A day hike to a flower filled valley

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft
  • Pace: easy but intentional

We will still be following Covid protocols, car pooling allowed if masked.

We will meet at the Safeway on Roosevelt Road in Enumclaw, at (meeting time has been changed from 8:30am to 7:30am). We will then caravan to Mt. Rainier Natl Park, Sunrise entrance, drive to Sunrise parking, and proceed on trail from this location. Park entrance fee required for all vehicles. I will be driving a dark-ish red Toyota Tundra (big truck), crew cab and canopy.

Trip will initially open to Tacoma Branch Conditioning Hiking Students. Trip will open for registration to all Mountaineers, based on availability, 7-10 days prior to date of the hike.

Trip will be on established trails, trekking poles advised. Also a camera!


Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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