Owyhigh Lakes


Day Hike - Owyhigh Lakes

Beautiful wildflower area, nice shady trail which opens to wildflowers at the lakes.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,200 ft
  • Pace: 2.1

Meet at the trail head at 9 a.m. , 3 miles up from the  White river entrance (Sunrise Park Road) to Mount Rainer  National Park.  Hope to hit the trail by 9:20. Park entry fees apply.

Might be buggy  so come prepared for that.


Owyhigh Lakes

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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

  • Navigation
  • Headlamp
  • Sun protection
  • First aid
  • Knife
  • Fire
  • Shelter
  • Extra food
  • Extra water
  • Extra clothes
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