One Best Hike Mount Rainiers Wonderland Trail  by Doug Lourain

One Best Hike: Mount Rainiers Wonderland Trail Guide Book

by Doug Lourain (Wilderness Press)
One Best Hike Mount Rainiers Wonderland Trail  by Doug Lourain
This is the only comprehensive guide dedicated to this one classic trail. All alternate routes are also described (unlike the more general mentions in books that include other trails as well). Hikers will learn about all the best hidden side trips, discover great planning tips, find out how best to snag one of the coveted permits, and have complete sample itineraries available to help with planning, making this guide indispensable to anyone planning to tackle the Wonderland Trail.

© 2012 Doug Lourain/Wilderness Press. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "One Best Hike: Mount Rainiers Wonderland Trail" Guide Book
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Displaying trails 1 to 9 of 9.

The southern traverse from Box Canyon to Longmire has gotten a bad rap over the years from those who complain that it’s never far from roads and not very attractive.
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 13.1
Though the Northern Loop Trail is a rugged up-and-down route, it does offer the considerable rewards of lots of wildlife, abundant huckleberries in late summer and early fall, a visit to a pretty moun ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 20.7
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The Wonderland Trail across the north side of Mount Rainier is varied, dramatic, and often spectacularly beautiful. It includes up-close and personal looks at two rock-covered glaciers, a gorgeous mou ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 15.1
Though not the scenic equivalent of the Wonderland Trail, the Eastside alternative is a very attractive route and is especially appealing early in the summer, when a significant part of the much highe ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 23
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The Wonderland Trail across the east side of Mount Rainier may be the most superb of all. It includes the trip’s most abundant wildlife, its highest point, its starkest alpine landscapes, its most num ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 16.4
A majority of those who hike the entire Wonderland Trail begin at Longmire and travel clockwise. Thus, the first section you will probably tackle is around the west side of the mountain between Longmi ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 34.1
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Though it’s not the official Wonderland Trail, most hikers doing the loop around the mountain prefer to use the Spray Park Trail as an alternate way of reaching Carbon River. This is a reasonable choi ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 8.4
Though the majority of loop hikers skip this section, opting instead for the more scenic Spray Park alternative, this pleasant but overlooked section of the Wonderland Trail takes you through some of ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 0.8
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From a scenery perspective, this short section’s highlights are all packed into the first mile as you travel through the famous meadows near Sunrise. The views from here across the deep chasm of the W ...
Seattle, WA - Hiking - Trail Length: 5.5
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