Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)


Intermediate Snowshoe - Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

Enjoy a winter snowshoe hike in one of our most beautiful national parks

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  • Moderate
  • Moderate
  • Mileage: 6.7 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,335 ft

Meet at South Renton Park & Ride at 6:30 AM. Look for silver Subaru Impreza with hatchback open.

This Mt Rainier National Park loop snowshoe trip starts at Narada Falls, up to Mazama Ridge, down to Reflection Lakes, then back to Narada. On a good weather day, the views of Rainier and the Tatoosh Range are magnificent. Vehicles need Rainier or National Parks passes and must carry chains.

One assistant leader mentorship slot is held for experienced snowshoers interested in becoming snowshoe trip leaders.  Please contact SuJ'n before registering as an assistant leader.

This is a winter travel trip. It may be rerouted or canceled due to weather and avalanche conditions, up to leader discretion.


Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

  • USGS Mt Rainier East

    Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270

    Green Trails Paradise No. 270S

    Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX
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