Green Lake (Mount Rainier)


Day Hike - Green Lake (Mount Rainier)

Green Lake at Rainier NP

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  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft
7:30 a.m. at Star Lake P&R
New Members Welcome! with a caveat -- please make sure the mileage and gain are within your comfort range at a 2 mph pace. The Carbon River reclaimed much of the road to the Ipsut Creek Campground, creating a new classic hiking destination in the northwest corner of the park that's part paved road, part new trail. If conditions are favorable, we'll see two waterfalls, a lake, and lots of old growth forest!

Green Lake (Mount Rainier)

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