Day Hike - Sheep Lake (Chinook Pass)

This will be a leisurely slow-paced hike, going as fast as the slowest hiker with a lot of photo ops.

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  • Easy
  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 5.0
  • Elevation Gain: 400 ft
  • Pace: Leisurely to slow-paced

Meet at the southwest section of Ash Way Park and Ride. Time to be determined.

Plan for an ice cream stop at Wapiti Woollies post hike. And maybe an early dinner or late lunch.


Sheep Lake (Chinook Pass)

  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
  • See full route/place details.
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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