Green Lake (Mount Rainier)

Trip

Day Hike - Green Lake (Mount Rainier)

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.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 10.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 3,270 ft
  • Pace: 2.2mph, hike as a group

We will meet at the Fairfax Road (Google Search Carbon River Ranger Station) barricade parking alongside the road at 8am.

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.

A gradual road walk in the forest on the closed Carbon River Road until we reach the Ranger Falls/Green Lake trailhead. Then we climb for 1.8 miles and stop for lunch at Green Lake.

Route/Place

Green Lake (Mount Rainier)


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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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