Day Hike - Pinnacle Peak/South Trail


Day Hike - Pinnacle Peak/South Trail

Burn some morning calories with me before your big holiday meal!

  • Easy
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,000 ft
  • Pace: 1.75 -2mph

8am South Trail

Get your Thanksgiving Day workout in so you can relax later in the day when all the goodies come out!

This will be a single ascent via the South Trail to the replica fire lookout. Mt Rainier is visible on the hike up if we get a clear morning. No parking permit needed.


Pinnacle Peak Park

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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