Mt. Rainier 5-day Hiking Tour

HIGHLIGHTS

Triumphant views provide a continual backdrop as you explore the natural history of these singular environments on some of the most spectacular trails the area has to offer. Includes a side trip to Mt. St. Helens!

Trip Details:

5 days: Monday to Friday

Meals included: All breakfasts & lunches, 3 dinners

Daily Mileage: 5-6 miles daily average. Longer or shorter options are available

Starts and finishes in Seattle, WA

Lodging: Quicksilver Lodge, Mountain View Lodge & Paradise Inn

Book our 2018 Departure:

“From the start, it was like taking a trip with a friend.”

It is truly amazing how a group of 10 people, most of whom did not know one another at all prior to the tour, can bond together as a group in the setting of a spectacular landscape, good food and an absolute catalyst of a tour guide.
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Day ONe

Meet in Seattle. Van to Mt. Rainier. Hike from Sunrise to Glacier Overlook. Be awed by 180-degree views of the Cascade Mountain Range, the Olympic Mountains and even Puget Sound.

 

Rainier

Day Two

Naches Peak – the quintessential Cascade Crest loop. This afternoon: visit the Grove of the Patriarchs.

 

Day Three

Head to Norway Pass to see Mt. St. Helens and the aftermath of the 1980 eruption, still very evident today.

Day Four

Hike the Skyline Trail through what John Muir dubbed “the lower gardens of Eden.”

 

Day FIVE

Hike the old growth rainforest on Mt. Rainier’s western slopes, home to waterfalls, flying squirrels and spotted owl. Enjoy a final celebration before heading back to Seattle.

 

Trip Details:

5 days: Monday to Friday

Meals included: All breakfasts & lunches, 3 dinners

Daily Mileage: 5-6 miles daily average. Longer or shorter options are available

Starts and finishes in Seattle, WA

Lodging: Quicksilver Lodge, Mountain View Lodge & Paradise Inn

Book our 2018 Departure: