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Wonderland Trail

Mount Rainier National Park, WA
+1 360-569-2211
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Excellent trail at Mt Rainier National Park

This is a great trail and an excellent way to see some of the park. It is a very long trail (93... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Alec D
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Seattle, Washington
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When you go on a hike it's nice to have stuff to look at besides just the viewpoint. This trail has... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
OrsonCorson
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A 94-mile trail which goes around Mount Rainier.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a great trail and an excellent way to see some of the park. It is a very long trail (93 miles) and circles the mountain. You can plan a long hike that includes camping or you could do parts of it with a...More

Thank Alec D
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

When you go on a hike it's nice to have stuff to look at besides just the viewpoint. This trail has so much. Waterfalls, trees that are as high as the sky, plants that seem like they're from another planet and beautiful moss. The trail...More

Thank OrsonCorson
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Absolutely gorgeous trail that gets little steep in some areas but the payoff is worth it. A great variety of terrain- rocky trail, water crossing on a bridge made from a log, steep climb through the forest trees, and beautiful flowing waterfalls.

Thank TheHeavenlyHeatherly
Reviewed 2 October 2016

I start it at Longmire and finished this trail in 9 days. It was a hard hike because elevation change all the time. I'll be happy to do that again but not all. 1/3 of the trail is in wood. The best part is between...More

2  Thank Kazimierz B
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Loved the mountains, surroundings! You can see some small wildlife like birds, chipmunks. Great view on the lake near you! Trails are signed, so you don't need a map! ( ABOUT 5 MILES ROUNDTRIP) On the way you'll find rangers, who are all very helpful...More

Thank MarretjeMiller
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is an outstanding rugged and scenic hike that shows dramatic views of Mt Rainier and the volcanic environment of the Pacific Northwest. Established camp sites are arranged around the mountain and a typical day involves breaking camp, climbing 2000- 3000 feet of elevation, reaching...More

2  Thank Marco W
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Nice place to visit. The views are wonderful. It is a very peaceful with great views. This is the best of this park!

Thank Luis M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We did the Wonderland trail to Summerland and Panhandle Gap. Great day hike. We had perfect weather, the views and flowers were stunning! Made us want to put the entire trail on our bucket list!

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 27 October 2015

If I need to be recharged, this is where I go. Nothing better than staying at Paradise, getting up before dawn and hitting the Wonderland trail which is the best time to see wildlife. The light is beautiful that time of day. The sounds of...More

4  Thank Chloris B
Reviewed 14 September 2015

from little day hikes between campground and strenuous switch backs to gain and loose altitude traveling the wonderland trail is a great way to see spectacular vistas and burn a lot of calories. very well maintained trails and campgrounds help even the most inexperienced backpacker...More

5  Thank genejohnson2015
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