Day Hike - Shriner Peak


Day Hike - Shriner Peak

Gorgeous weather and late-season color make this one of the most beautiful autumn hikes in MRNP! This hike is a tough climb, but the payoff is great views and lots of solitude at a fire-lookout tower on the MRNP 15 Hikes and MRNP 100 Peaks lists.

  • Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 8.4 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,435 ft
  • High Point Elevation: 5,835 ft
  • Pace: 1,200 ft/hr

Shriner Peak Trailhead, 8:30 a.m.
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We’ll hike at a moderate pace intended for experienced hikers. The challenge is 3,435' vertical gain in 4.2 miles, so please be comfortable with your conditioning. Short breaks and photos as needed, and a longer lunch break at the summit to enjoy the views.

COVID-19 badge or proof of vaccination required. If you do not have a badge, please email me proof of vaccination before registration closes.

Full details and carpooling information will be emailed to participants after registration closes.

More information:
Day Hiking Mount Rainier (2nd Edition), No. 45
WTA Shriner Peak


Shriner Peak

  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    USGS Mt Rainier East
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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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