• Mount Rainier peeks through clouds, viewed across subalpine wildflowers and glacial moraine.

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

There are park alerts in effect.
show Alerts »
  • No water/restrooms at Paradise - 10/22/14

    There is currently no drinkable water or restrooms at Paradise due to an issue with the Paradise water tanks. The park is working to resolve the issue; updates to follow. Use restrooms at Longmire/Narada Falls instead.

  • Nisqually to Paradise Delays

    Road construction from the Nisqually Entrance to Longmire. Expect a 30-minute delay, Monday through Friday. More »

  • High Water & Inclement Weather Create Hazardous River Crossings

    Several Wonderland trail bridges on the White River and Carbon River have been washed out by high water. Be advised that some crossings will need to be forded, and in some cases may be impassable while inclement conditions continue. More »

Northwest Area Trails

Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout perches on top of lava ridge cliffs.
Tolmie Peak Fire Lookout perches on top of lava ridge cliffs. Photo taken July 20, 2013.
NPS Photo

Northwest Area Trails

***All mileage is roundtrip***

Carbon Glacier Trail (17 miles)

Green Lake Trail (10.8 miles)
Golden Lakes Trail (20.4 miles)

Lake James Trail (27 miles)

Moraine Park Trail (21 miles)

Mystic Lake Trail (20.8 miles)

Northern Loop Trail (45 miles)

Spray Park Trail (6 miles)

Tolmie Peak Trail (6.5 miles)

Other Trails

The Wonderland Trail

Day Hiking & Family Nature Trails
Southwest Area Trails
Northeast Area Trails
Southeast Area Trails

Did You Know?

human-food-habituated red fox

Feeding wildlife invites aggressive animal behavior, road accidents, and harm to people. Feeding birds artificially concentrates nest predators, harming young songbirds. Feeding animals in the park is prohibited, and is liable to a $100 fine. Follow link to learn how to Keep Wildlife Wild: More...