Day Hike - Naches Peak Loop


Day Hike - Naches Peak Loop

Enjoy splendid views of Mount Rainier, forests and lakes.

  • Easy/Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 3.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 590 ft

We will meet at the US Forest Service Ranger Station in Enumclaw (450 Roosevelt Ave E, Enumclaw, WA 98022) at 8:00 am to carpool or caravan to the trailhead.

From the ranger station we will drive east on State Route 410 (Chinook Pass Highway) about 44 miles.  Parking at Chinook Pass. 

Northwest Forest Pass required to park at the parking lot

This is the Naches Peak Loop trail only.

More trip details will be emailed to all participants as soon as registration closes.

Please see WTA Website for trip description:

On the drive home, we customarily have an optional ice cream or something hot to drink stop at Wapiti Woolies in Greenwater.  


Dewey Lake, Naches Peak Loop & Pacific Crest Trail

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    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
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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