Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)

A strenuous, 8 mile round trip hike with 3,100 feet of elevation gain. The trail is steep, with lots of switchbacks, leading to an old lookout site with views of Mount Rainier.

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: June, July, August, September, October
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Length: 8.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 3,100 ft
  • 6,595 ft
  • Green Trails Mt Rainier East No. 270
  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269S
  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park

Upcoming Activities

Day Hike - Crystal Peak (Mount Rainier)

Exploring Nature & Day Hiking Trip
Seattle Naturalists Conifer Trip. This hike has 13 different native conifers close to the trail.
Difficulty: Strenuous
Sat, Aug 25, 2018
No Prerequisites
3 participants on waitlist
Registration closes Aug 23
Seattle Branch
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