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
Map
  • USGS Mt Rainier East
  • Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland No. 269S
  • Trails Illustrated Mount Rainier National Park
Activities

Upcoming Activities



Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

Day Hiking Trip
Preference to Olympia Branch Conditioning Hiking Series. Trip may be opened to general membership at
Difficulty: Moderate
Sun, Jul 8, 2018
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
2 participants 1 leader
Registration opens Jul 3
Olympia Branch

Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

Day Hiking Trip
Preference to Olympia Branch Conditioning Hiking Series participants. Hike may be opened to general membership
Difficulty: Moderate
Sat, Jul 14, 2018
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
10 participants 1 leader
Registration closes Jul 12
Olympia Branch

Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

Day Hiking Trip
Preference to Olympia Branch Conditioning Hiking Series. Trip may be opened to general membership at
Difficulty: Moderate
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
No Prerequisites, Leader's Permission Required
5 participants 1 leader
Registration closes Jul 17
Olympia Branch

Day Hike - Grand Park (Mount Rainier)

Day Hiking Trip
If you like a slower-paced hike into some of the most beautiful areas, this is
Difficulty: Moderate
Sun, Jul 22, 2018
No Prerequisites
11 participants
Registration opens Jul 8
Tacoma Branch
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  • Grand Park
  • Lake Eleanor
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