Margaret's Way


Day Hike - Margaret's Way

Moderate paced hike through a mature second growth forest connecting to an overlook with a view to the south featuring Mount Rainier on a clear day.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,500 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

Meet at the Margaret's Way Trailhead no later than 8 a.m. Carpools are encouraged.

We'll move at a light to moderate pace following the Margaret's Way trail to Debbie's View. 

Required equipment: the Ten Essentials, including rain gear and extra layers. This time of year, it is good practice to bring microspikes as well in case we hit snow or ice on the trail. You may wish to bring snacks or a warm beverage to enjoy. 


Margaret's Way

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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