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

    Mount Rainier

    National Park Washington

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  • Expect delays due to road construction.

    Road construction is underway from the Nisqually Entrance to Longmire. The road has very rough areas. All vehicles should proceed with caution. Mon to Fri expect up to 30 minute delays and slow travel for 7 miles. More »

  • Melting snow bridges and high streamflows create hazards for hikers, skiers, and snowshoers

    Be aware of hidden- and potentially fatal- hazards created by snow bridges and high streamflows on Mount Rainier. More »

Trails of Mount Rainier

Hiking distances are round-trip.

Northwest Area Trails
Carbon Glacier Trail (17 miles)

Family Nature Trails (.3 to 7 miles)

Green Lake Trail (9.6 miles)

Lake James Trail (27 miles)

Moraine Park Trail (21 miles)

Mystic Lake Trail (35.8 miles)

Northern Loop Trail (45 miles)

Spray Park Trail (16 miles)

Tolmie Peak Trail (6.5 miles)

Windy Gap Trail (24 miles)

Wonderland Trail (93 miles)

Northeast Area Trails

Burroughs Mountain Trail (7 miles)

Crystal Lakes Trail (6 miles)

Family Nature Trails (1 to 7 miles)

Glacier Basin Trail (7 miles)
Mystic Lake via Sunrise Trail (21 miles)

Mt. Fremont Lookout Trail (5.5 miles)

Naches Peak Loop Trail (3.5 miles)

Owyhigh Lakes Trail (7 miles)

Pacific Crest Trail (10.5 miles)

Palisades Lakes Trail (7 miles)

Shadow Lake Trail (3 miles)

Sourdough Ridge Trail (1 mile)

Summerland Trail (8.5 miles)

Wonderland Trail (93 miles)

Southwest Area Trails

Bench & Snow Lake Trail (2.5 miles)

Comet Falls Trail (3.8 miles)

Eagle Peak Trail (7.2 miles)
Emerald Ridge Trail

(17.2 miles)

Family Nature Trails (.5 to 1.2 miles)

Gobblers Knob Trail (12.8 miles)

Golden Lakes Trail (34.5 miles)

Indian Henry's Hunting Ground
(via Kautz Creek - 11.5 miles)

Indian Henry's Hunting Ground
(from Longmire - 13 miles)

Klapatche Park Trail (21 miles)

Lake George Trail (9.8 miles)

Nisqually Vista Trail (1.2 miles)

Pinnacle Peak Trail (2.5 miles)

Rampart Ridge Trail (4.6 miles)

Skyline Trail (5 miles)

Trail of the Shadows (.5 mile)

Van Trump Park Trail (5.8 miles)

Wonderland Trail (93 miles)

Southeast Area Trails

Family Nature Trails (.5 to 3 miles)

Grove of the Patriarchs (1.5 miles)

Indian Bar Trail (14.5 miles)

Ohana Hot Springs
(.5 mile)

Shriner Peak Trail (8 miles)

Silver Falls Trail (3 miles)

Three Lakes Trail (12 miles)

Wonderland Trail (93 miles)

Did You Know?

A female volunteer works with park staff on revegetation project

In 2012, 1,804 volunteers contributed 74,615 hours of service to Mount Rainier National Park. Find out how you can volunteer at Mount Rainier. More...