Day Hike - Rampart Ridge Loop


Day Hike - Rampart Ridge Loop

Get outdoors for Juneteenth and enjoy free entry into Mt. Rainier National Park. This scenic loop hike up the Wonderland Trail intersects with an epic view of Rainier and Longmire.

  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 4.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,300 ft
  • Pace: 2 mph

Participants Only: Please do not email for permission or sign-up until 6/1/24

We will meet in Eatonville at 7 am, move gear and carpool to the Nisqually entrance of Mt. Rainier and then to Longmire. ***Driver/leader has a permit to get in and a car reservation and room for 4 additional participants. 

***Co-Leader or Assistant Leader: If you would like to be a co-leader or assistant leader, please contact me ASAP and be willing to both be an additional driver and obtain a reservation for a permit through any time between now and June 19th, 2024 from 7-9 am. The permit must be in your name. The cost is $2 for the car reservation. The entry fee to the park is free this day only (holiday). We will also open this up to more participants depending on the number of participants you can shuttle.

Carpooling: Be willing to chip in for gas to and from Eatonville.



Rampart Ridge Loop

  • Green Trails Mt Rainier West No. 269

    Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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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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