Most Popular Routes & Places

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Mount Rainier/Disappointment Cleaver

Mount Rainier/Disappointment Cleaver

Climbing
Called the "DC Route," this is the most popular route to the summit of Washington state's highest mountain. Climb 9,000 feet on snowfields and glaciers.…
Basic Glacier Climb, Strenuous 5, Technical 5
15.0 mi
8,790 ft
14,411 ft
Mount Rainier Lower Nisqually Glacier

Mount Rainier Lower Nisqually Glacier

Climbing
The lower section of the Nisqually Glacier in Mount Rainier National Park is a great area for crevasse rescue and ice climbing training.
Basic Glacier Climb, Intermediate Ice Climb
3.0 mi
1,000 ft
7,200 ft

High Lakes Loop (winter)

Snowshoeing
An moderately easy snow shoe trip with an elevation gain of 900 ft. Explore Lost Lake, and enjoy views of Stevens Canyon, Lake Louise, Faraway Rock and…
Easy+
7.5 mi
900 ft
5,450 ft
Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

Mazama Ridge (Mount Rainier)

Skiing/Snowboarding & Snowshoeing
A variable length ski or snowshoe tour (usually less than 6 mi) with variable elevation gain (usually between 1,500 ft and 2,000 ft). This tour takes you…
M1 Mountain 1 Ski, Moderate
6.0 mi
2,000 ft
6,000 ft
Reflection Lakes

Reflection Lakes

Snowshoeing
An easy, 6 mile snowshoe trip in Mount Rainier National Park with 900 feet of elevation gain. The trail takes you from the scenic Narada Falls to the peaceful…
Easy+
6.0 mi
900 ft
5,700 ft

Golden Gate (winter)

Snowshoeing
An easy to moderate 5 mile snowshoe trip, gaining 1,000 feet via 4th Crossing and Skyline Trails. Enjoy great views of Mount Rainier, the Paradise Area…
Easy+, Moderate
5.0 mi
1,000 ft
6,400 ft
Paradise Glacier

Paradise Glacier

Skiing/Snowboarding
Paradise Area is a moderate, 7 mile backcountry ski route with 2,000 feet of elevation gain. The Paradise Glacier is best suited for spring skiing and…
M2G Mountain 2 Glacier Ski
7.0 mi
2,000 ft
7,400 ft
Panorama Point

Panorama Point

Snowshoeing
Panorama Point is a strenuous, 5 mile round trip snowshoe hike with 1,300 ft in elevation gain. The trail starts from the Paradise parking lot through…
Moderate
5.0 mi
1,300 ft
6,800 ft
Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Camp Muir & Anvil Rock

Scrambling & Skiing/Snowboarding
A very strenuous, 10 mile scramble or ski trip with 4,600 feet of elevation gain from Paradise on the slopes of Mount Rainier. Anvil Rock, a popular scramble,…
Snow Scramble, Winter Scramble, M2 Mountain 2 Ski
10.0 mi
4,600 ft
10,000 ft
Paradise (summer)

Paradise (summer)

Day Hiking
Explore Mount Rainier National Park's most popular trail system. Experience fantastic views of the mountain, brilliant wildflowers in the summer and the…
Easy
5,000 ft
Paradise (winter)

Paradise (winter)

Skiing/Snowboarding & Snowshoeing
A backcountry skiing and snowshoer's paradise. This area includes Alta Vista, Glacier Vista and Mazama Ridge and the variety of winter trails and tours…
Easy, Easy/Moderate
500 ft
5,900 ft
Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)

Cowlitz Gap & Rocks (winter)

Scrambling, Skiing/Snowboarding & Snowshoeing
A winter goal for skiers, snowshoers and scramblers, that starts at the Paradise Visitor Center of Mount Rainier National Park. This moderate 8 mile trip,…
Winter Scramble, M1 Mountain 1 Ski, Moderate
8.0 mi
2,400 ft
7,450 ft
Big Craggy & West Craggy Peaks

Big Craggy & West Craggy Peaks

Scrambling
Explore beautiful jagged and "craggy" peaks in the Paysayten Wilderness. You'll travel a moderate 12 miles and gain 5,800 feet of elevation scrambling…
Technical 3, Strenuous 5
12.0 mi
5,800 ft
8,470 ft
Hobuck Beach

Hobuck Beach

Day Hiking, Sea Kayaking & Youth
Located in Neah Bay, Washington on the very tip of the Olympic Peninsula. Launch point for kayaking along the coast and a great place to practice kayak…

South Puget Sound: Olympia to Steilacoom

Sea Kayaking
A long sea kayaking trip from Olympia to Steilacoom. Paddle through Budd Inlet, past Boston Harbor, through Dana Passge, past Johnson Point and the southern…
Sea Kayak II/III
20.0 nm

Natapoc Mountain

Scrambling & Snowshoeing
A moderate scramble near Coles Corner with 2,200 feet of elecation gain and 6.3 miles round trip. The route follows a forest service road so it is good…
Moderate, Strenuous 3, Technical 3
6.2 mi
2,200 ft
4,204 ft

Asahel Curtis Nature Trail

Day Hiking & Exploring Nature
A short loop walk through one of the last remaining stands of old growth in the Snoqualmie Valley.
Easy
1.0 mi
180 ft
2,000 ft
Goat Creek & Cathedral Falls

Goat Creek & Cathedral Falls

Day Hiking
This trail is in the Mount Saint Helen National Monument and winds through old growth forest and foliage that survived the 1980 eruption. The easy trail…
Easy
5.0 mi
400 ft
2,400 ft

Heather Park-Lake Angeles Loop

Backpacking & Day Hiking
A strenuous loop hike that starts with hiking up to ridgeline at Second Top then to the Klahane Saddle with amazing views of the area surrounding Hurricane…
Strenuous
12.9 mi
4,100 ft
6,046 ft
Backpack Patagonia's Northern Lakes, Volcanoes, and Rainforests

Backpack Patagonia's Northern Lakes, Volcanoes, and Rainforests

Backpacking, Day Hiking, Exploring Nature & Global Adventures
Walk high ridges among jagged peaks to the flanks of the massive Tronador volcano in the northern Andes of Argentina, with glaciers cascading from far…
Strenuous
75.0 mi
15,000 ft
6,572 ft
Around Mother Mountain

Around Mother Mountain

Backpacking, Day Hiking & Trail Running
This scenic loop in the northwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park is great as a moderate backpack or a challenging day hike or trail run from Mowich…
Very Strenuous, Strenuous
16.2 mi
4,375 ft
6,350 ft

Echo Ridge

Skiing/Snowboarding & Snowshoeing
More than 25 miles of groomed skate and classic cross-country skiing 20 minutes outside of Chelan and Manson, plus additional "backcountry" trails for…
N1 Nordic Basic Ski, N2 Nordic Advanced Basic Ski, N3 Nordic Intermediate Ski
13.0 mi
625 ft
3,825 ft

Reynolds Peak

Climbing & Scrambling
An easy Basic Alpine Climb or challenging scramble, 8,512-foot Reynolds Peak is located in the Chelan-Sawtooth wilderness about 6 miles northeast of Stehekin.…
Basic Alpine Climb, Strenuous 5, Technical 5
11.0 mi
5,300 ft
8,512 ft

Skykomish River: Index

Rafting on the Skyomish River near Index, Washington.

Wallace Swamp Creek Park

Day Hiking & Urban Adventure
A 25-acre park in Kenmore with wetlands and forest. It has trails for nature walks and a bridge over Swamp Creek with views of salmon spawning views in…
Easy
2.0 mi
100 ft
Bead Lake

Bead Lake

Day Hiking
A nice shady hike along a lakeshore trail in the Colville National Forest. Follow a gently graded trail that takes you up through cedar forest and down…
Strenuous
11.2 mi
2,100 ft
3,100 ft
Lost & Manastash Lakes

Lost & Manastash Lakes

Day Hiking
An 8-mile round trip hike with 2,100 feet of elevation gain to two lakes on Manastash Ridge.. Depending on the season, enjoy flowers, berries and larches.
Moderate
8.0 mi
2,100 ft
5,063 ft

Goat Mountain (Cle Elum)

Scrambling
A long, 10-mile one-way trail approach leads to a challenging 5,400-foot scramble of this prominent summit which rises steeply above the Cle Elum River.
Strenuous 4, Technical 4
21.0 mi
5,400 ft
6,600 ft
Trek to Nepal’s Mount Everest Base Camp and Kala Patar

Trek to Nepal’s Mount Everest Base Camp and Kala Patar

Global Adventures
Combine the highest peaks on Earth, Himalayan culture, and mountaineering history with a trek up to the Khumbu region’s classic Mt. Everest viewpoint at…
Strenuous

Magic Mountain/South Ridge

Climbing
A basic alpine climb near the north end of the Ptarmigan Traverse. It's location gives you fabulous views of the North Cascades.
Basic Alpine Climb
12.0 mi
4,000 ft
7,610 ft