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 AM at South Renton Park & Ride
Note: This was previously listed as a Boulder River hike. The destination has changed due to road closure. Featuring eight hundred year-old Douglas fir trees, Ranger Falls, and a forested lake, this hike is located in the northwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park. We'll take a side trip to explore Ranger Falls, then continue along the trail to the end where we'll have lunch at the lake. Sturdy hiking boots and 10 essentials required. National Park Pass or equivalent required for drivers. And don't forget lunch! More details to follow by email before the trip. Check out the hike description and current trip reports on the Washington Trails Association site and the Mount Rainier National Park site.

Green Lake (Mount Rainier)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials
Trip Reports