Day Hike - Tipsoo Lake

Tipsoo Lake

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6:30 AM at Auburn Park and Ride, 101 15th St NE, Auburn (off SR 167 and SR 18)
Take a leisurely walk around the lake. Seasonal wildflowers and Mt Rainier. Beautiful photography. From Auburn P&R; head east of 15th St NE to Auburn Way. Turn Right onto Auburn Way and continue to Enumclaw. From Enumclaw head east on SR 410. Drive through Greenwater and into Mt Rainier National Park. You will see the route to Sunrise on your right. Go past that turnoff and head uphill. You will arrive at the turnoff to SR 123 which goes down the east side of the park. Turn left (uphill on SR 410). The parking lot for Tipsoo Lake will be on your left after a few long switchbacks or about 3 miles. Mt Rainier requires a fee to enter.
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