Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

Grand Park is a moderate, 9 mile in-and-out day hike with 1,100 ft in elevation gain. The trail travels through a large wildflower meadows with views of Mount Rainier.

getting there

From SR 410 turn west onto Huckleberry Creek Road (Forest Road 73) and drive to the Lake Eleanor trailhead (4,600 ft).

on the trail

Lake Eleanor

2 miles round trip with 400 feet of elevation gain, 5,000 ft high point

Hike form just outside Mount Rainier National Park one mile to Lake Eleanor.

grand park

9 miles round trip with 1,100 feet of elevation gain

Hike past Lake Eleanor in old growth forest to a 2 mile long wildflower meadow with views of Mount Rainier.

  • Suitable Activities: Day Hiking
  • Seasons: June, July, August, September, October
  • Weather: View weather forecast.
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Length: 9.0 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 1,100 ft
  • 5,600 ft
  • USGS Mt Rainier East
  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park
  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269SX

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