Mt Rainier National Park Hiking Map and Guide

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Bored Feet Publications
United States - General, Travel - United S
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL8335782M
ISBN 100915749165
ISBN 139780915749164

The Mt. Rainier National Park Adventure Set consists of a Pocket Naturalist Guide and National Geographic Map, offering a perfect resource for travelers wanting "hands on" information on what to see and where to go to find some of the world's most dramatic natural attractions.5/5(2).

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Fully updated and revised, Hiking Mount Rainier is a comprehensive and concise guide to the well-maintained trails nestled between the two major metropolises of the Pacific Northwest/5(5).

This is the Mount Rainier National Park entry in the extensive Falcon Guides series. When looking for a hiking guide book of a park, we generally look for the Falcon Guide first. With few exceptions, they are very good at what they do, and we like to have a consistent format to get used to.

Hiking Mount Rainier National Park: A Guide To The Park’s Greatest Hiking Adventures Mary Skjelset, Heidi Radlinski Fully updated and revised, Hiking Mount Rainier is a comprehensive and concise guide to the well-maintained trails nestled between the two major metropolises of.

Mount Rainier is a beautiful, powerful, and ever-changing place. Hiking and wildflower viewing are big reasons people visit the park. You can also step back in time and walk in the footsteps of the pioneers by visiting historic buildings. The park has backcountry campsites for backpackers looking to.

Mount Rainier Wilderness and Trails Maps Before hiking any trail, check with a Ranger at a Visitor Center, Wilderness Information Center, or at the Longmire Museum for current trail status and road status. Park trail maps and descriptions of 50 trails Longmire Trails Paradise Trails Ohanapecosh Trails Sunrise Trails Carbon & Mowich Trails.

Our Rainier Hiking & Trail Guide provides an overview of 50 hikes around Mt. Rainier including links to hiking trails permits, maps, and National Park regulations.

Includes Summerland Trail, Wonderland Trail, Henry's Hunting Ground and more. A portion of the Pacific Crest Trail weaves in and out of Mount Rainier National Park along the park's eastern boundary, from Chinook Pass in the north down to Laughingwater Creek in the south (near Three Lakes).

Please note that there are no established backcountry camp sites within the park along the Pacific Crest Trail. Maps of Mount Rainier National Park including road maps, trail maps, hiking maps, climbing maps, campground maps, Aerial view, topographic map of Mt Rainier and surround National Forest.

Ascending to 14, feet above sea level, Mount Rainier stands as an icon in the Washington landscape. An active volcano, Mount Rainier is the most glaciated peak in the contiguous U.S.A., spawning five major rivers. Subalpine wildflower meadows ring the icy volcano while ancient forest cloaks Mount.

"Day Hiking: Mount Rainier and Day Hiking: North Cascades, both from The Mountaineers Books, are strong additions to their expanding day hike series.", Klamath Falls Herald and News "A marvelous new guide to day hikes around the great Northwest mountain; detailed maps, elevation charts and photos add to the guide's essential character /5(23).

Hiking trails lead to many of the most beautiful spots of Mt. Rainier National Park: Crystalline high mountain lakes, cascading waterfalls, meandering streams, sub-alpine meadows carpeted in flowers, and peaks offering vistas of the glaciers of Rainier.

Welcome tothe Information Resource Center and Visitor Guide for Mount Rainier. Mount Rainier National Park, created inis a must-see destination when visiting Washington State, Seattle or Portland and just an hour away is the Mount St. Helens National. This is the main Mount Rainier National Park map from the park brochure, showing roads, major trails, and points of interest.

Click the image to view a full size JPG ( mb) or download the PDF ( kb). This is a regional Mount Rainier map, showing the primary roads used to reach Mount Rainier from Seattle and the image to view a full size GIF (60 kb) or download the PDF ( kb). Hiking Mount Rainier National Park: A Guide To The Park's Greatest Hiking Adventures (Regional Hiking Series) Mary Skjelset.

out of 5 stars 1. Kindle Edition. $ Hiking the Wonderland Trail: The Complete Guide to Mount Rainier's Premier Trail Tami Asars/5(57). This laminated map will hold up for years and is one of the best available hiking maps for Mount Rainier National Park.

Green Trails Mount Rainier Wonderland Map S Features GPS waypoints, an elevation profile of the Wonderland Trail, and a climbing map of the mountain. Mount Rainier looks fairly close to Seattle on the map, but the nearest entrance (Nisqually) is a surprising 2 hour drive.

This entrance is famous for long tailbacks in peak season, so try to leave really early or book a hotel nearby. Mount Rainier is a deceptively large national park and getting between areas can take a very long time.

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Determining the best time of year to visit Mount Rainier National Park is actually a little complicated. Summer is great for camping and hiking, with temperatures that range from the 40s to the 80s.

Winter, even though it brings incredible amounts of snow, isn't bad either: as stated above, Paradise sets up a snow-play area, and the mountains. Adventure Guide to Mount Rainier: Hiking, Climbing and Skiing in Mt. Rainier National Park by Jeff Smoot January Paperback, Includes descriptions of tourist trails, nature trails, off-trail hiking, bike routes, minor peak scrambling, skiing and snowshoeing areas, and of course, summit routes.

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At an elevation of 5,’, High Rock is dramatically higher than its surroundings and, on a clear day, provides stunning Mount Rainier views.

Once we have completed our hike we travel an hour to our national park camp where our REI Signature Camp awaits. Lunch and dinner included. Hiking: miles; 1,’ elevation gain/loss; transfer 5/5(4). I'm in the early stages of planning my first trip to the Mt. Rainier area for around late July and early August of I would like to have a really good "guide book" to help me plan my time in the national park, but there's dozens to choose from on Amazon.

In the historic Paradise Inn, find one of a kind gift items, books, collectibles, and Mt. Rainier National Park keepsakes. Shop the online gift shop for Mt. Rainier National Park educational books, maps, guides, and more!. Info. 14, feet of fun and adventure await your exploration at Mount Rainier.

No trip to Washington State is complete without a Mount Rainier experience. Stroll through a temperate inland rainforest this spring. Hike with the wildflowers and gaze upon powerful waterfalls this summer. Marvel at. Rainier Women's Climb: Our 3½ day Muir/DC Rainier summit climb led by female IMG guides, and you will be climbing with other strong women» Mt.

Rainier National Park News Release: IMG's Mt. Rainier Permit Renewed» Ongoing Rainier News: The latest on Mt. Rainier in the IMG Blog». Our day hike tours include a professional wilderness guide, day pack, trekking poles and delicious lunch and snacks. We'll take care of every detail so that you can maximize the value of your vacation at Mount Rainier National Park.

Experience alpine meadows, glaciers and panoramic vistas on a Mount Rainier day hike that you'll never : Scott Cundy.

Although there are many hiking guide books written about the Mt. Rainier trails, there are only a few that really hit the mark. If you're looking for more information about these 3 hikes, as well as ideas for other hikes in Mount Rainier National Park, this is the hiking trail guide to get.

Ron Judd's day hiking guide; Enjoy your Mt. Rainier. Planning Your Winter Hike in Mount Rainier National Park. Mount Rainier National Park is a square kilometer national park established in to protect Mount Rainier and the surrounding region. A long-dormant volcano, Mount Rainier looms over the Seattle skyline from certain angles – much like Mount Fiji in Japan.

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Rainier National Park rises out of the Cascade Mountain Ra feet and dominates the weather and scenery in the Pacific Northwest, just a short drive from Seattle, WA. The park contains a great trail system taking trekkers to meadows, waterfalls, mountain streams, 5/5(K).

Guidebooks & Maps. Day Hiking: Mt. Rainier National Park Trails (Nelson & Bauer - Mountaineers Books) Mt. Rainier National Park Hiking Map and Guide, Earthwalk Press. Green Trails Paradise No.

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S. Buy the Green Trails Paradise No. S map/5(15).Best of Mount Rainier National Park from Seattle: All-Inclusive Small-Group Tour reviews Benefit from traveling with a naturalist guide to Mt.

Rainer National Park on this small-group tour from Seattle.5/5(K).The park's newest ranger station has area maps, the most current information on trails and backcountry camps located in the northwest corner of the park.

Get camping permits, climbing permits and passes, and pay the park entrance fee here. They also have a limited number of topographical maps and guide books .