Naches Peak Loop Trail

  • Lupine saturated meadow along the Naches Peak Loop Trail in Mount Rainier National Park.


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3.5 (miles)



~550 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)


Mount Rainier

Naches Peak Loop Trail is a kid friendly hike in Mount Rainier National Park that leads hikers past phenomenal views of Mount Rainier. The park says "to get the best views of Mount Rainier, hike the loop in a clockwise direction. This loop provides the hiker with breathtaking views of the Mountain, a look at beautiful subalpine meadows, and an abundant supply of huckleberries in late summer and early fall." 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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