Dewey Lake, Naches Peak Loop & Pacific Crest Trail


Day Hike - Naches Peak Loop

This is an iconic hike during wildflower season. I lead slow-paced hikes; we hike at the pace of the slowest hiker. We stop to enjoy the journey. If this is your kind of hike, please join me.

  • Moderate
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 500 ft

We'll meet at 7:30 a.m. at the Bonney Lake Park and Ride (nearer the gas station).  The park and ride address is:  9218 184th Ave E, Bonney Lake, WA 98391.  We carpool (voluntary) from there.  Each vehicle needs a Forest Pass.  We'll leave the carpool at 7:40.


Dewey Lake, Naches Peak Loop & Pacific Crest Trail

  • Green Trails Bumping Lake No. 271

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269S
  • See full route/place details.
  • Red Marker
    46.871909, -121.515388
    46.8719090087 -121.515387708
  • Red Marker
    46.813490, -121.445253
    46.8134901636 -121.445252895
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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