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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