Palisades Lakes


Day Hike - Hidden Lake (Mount Rainier)

This is an easy day hike to Hidden Lake (MRNP), one of the most beautiful lakes in the State, that provides an excellent swimming opportunity on a hot day.

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  • Thu, Aug 21, 2014
  • RETIRED - Seattle Midweek Hiking Committee
  • Day Hiking
  • Singles, Adults
  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 6.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,600 ft

9 AM at Enumclaw Ranger Station

This is a short, easy day hike to one of the most picturesque lakes in the State.  We will have our lunch at a spot that is an excellent launching spot for a swim on a hot day.  Each car will need a Park Pass or pay a Park entry fee.  


Palisades Lakes

  • Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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