Day Hike - Owyhigh Lakes (Mount Rainier)


Day Hike - Owyhigh Lakes (Mount Rainier)

Join the Tacoma Singles Committee on a nice trail to Owyhigh Lakes! We will hike from the White River Road to Owyhigh Lakes. About 9.2 miles round trip and 1650' elevation gain. Mostly a gradual even climb of 359'/mile.

  • Moderate
  • Easy
  • Mileage: 8.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,275 ft
  • Pace: 2 miles/hour

We will meet at the ranger station in Enumclaw at 7:00 (back lot) (no permits) We will arrange carpools and drive to the White River (Sunrise) entrance to Rainier National Park.  The trailhead is about 2 miles beyond the pay station.  If we have 3 people with senior passes we can get in free!!  I have one.


Owyhigh Lakes (Mount Rainier)

  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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