Southwest Area Trails

A view of Mount Rainier from Upper Van Trump Park, the foreground filled with blooming subalpine wildflowers of every color.
Mount Rainier as seen from the subalpine meadows of Upper Van Trump Park. Photo taken 2009.

NPS/Sarah Pigeon


Southwest Area Trails

***All mileages are roundtrip.***

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)

Gobblers Knob Trail (12.8 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)

Pinnacle Peak Trail (2.5 miles)

Rampart Ridge Trail (4.6 miles)

Skyline Trail (5 miles)

Van Trump Park Trail (5.8 miles)

Other Trails

The Wonderland Trail
Day Hiking & Family Nature Trails
Northwest Area Trails
Northeast Area Trails
Southeast Area Trails

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Mailing Address:

55210 238th Avenue East
Ashford, WA 98304


(360) 569-2211
Callers to this general park line can choose from a menu that includes recorded information as well as opportunities to talk to a ranger at one of the park's administration or visitor centers. Rangers are only available to answer calls during business hours.

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