Owyhigh Lakes

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Day Hike - Owyhigh Lakes

An in-forest day hike to a meadow filled with lakes and wildflowers.

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,650 ft
  • Pace: easy but intentional

We will meet at the Puyallup/South Hill Park N Ride, at 7:30 AM to car pool to the trail head. Park pass required for drivers.

An in-and-out in-forest hike leading to a couple of pretty alpine lakes, with great mountainous backdrops. Should have some wildflowers, and who knows about animals?

Route/Place

Owyhigh Lakes



  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park
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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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