Green Lake Trail (MRNP)

  • Green Lake in Mount Rainier National Park.


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10.8 (miles)


Out & Back

~1000 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)


Mount Rainier

Green Lake Trail in Mount Rainier National Park is fantastic trail that gives hikers amazing views of a mountain lake, a waterfall and old growth forest. The park says "green Lake is one of the park's most serene mountain lakes. It is surrounded by forest but offers partial views to the south of Tolmie Park. Eight hundred year-old Douglas fir trees can be found along the route to Ranger Falls." 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.

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

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