Day Hike - Missing Route/Place

The loop is grand likely seeing two goat herds (saw this past weekend) and fantastic views of Mt. Rainier. Please remember its long and has lots of gain.

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  • Very Strenuous
  • Challenging
  • Mileage: 14.0 mi

Meet in the Sunrise Parking lot by the Ranger station/Snack Shop (Trailhead) 8:30am and start hiking by 9am.  We'll finish up in the evening.

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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