Detailed trail and hiking information for Carbon River Rain Forest Nature Trail Back to TrailFinder

Distance

0.3 miles

Trail Type

Loop

Trail Difficulty

Very Easy

Δ Elevation (FT)

Minimal

USGS Quad Map(s):  Mount Rainier National Park Topo Map

Download Map

Get Directions

Carbon River Rain Forest Nature Trail

Washington | Mount Rainier

  • Carbon River Rain Forest Nature Trail boardwalk in Mount Rainier National Park.

Activities & Features



Notes

Carbon River Rain Forest Nature Trail is a very easy hike in Mount Rainier National Park that is perfect for kids or the elderly. The park says this hike starts at the "Carbon River entrance of Mount Rainier National Park. Rain forests seldom occur far from coastal areas, making the forest that grows in this valley unique. Use this trail to explore the only true inland rainforest at Mount Rainier." Mount Rainier has plenty of camping available. Cougar Rock Campground is located in the southwest section of the park, Ohanapecosh Campground is in the southeast, White River is in the northeast section and Mowich Lake is a small tent only campground in the northwest section of Mount Rainier.

Red Tape

Entrance, Camping and Backcountry Fees
Contact: Mount Rainier National Park 55210 238th Ave East Ashford, WA 98304

Sorry, the PDF couldn't be displayed :(

This trail featured in:

Mount Rainier National Park Hiking Trails

Get Directions to Carbon River Rain Forest Nature Trail