Glacier View–Mount Beljica

Ashford, Washington 98304

Glacier View–Mount Beljica

Glacier View–Mount Beljica Professional Review and Guide

"Hike to one or two panorama-providing promontories located within a tiny wilderness on the
western periphery of Mount Rainier National Park. Just over 3000 acres, Glacier View Wilderness is a small but significant wedge of high-elevation forest, meadows, and lakes bordering Mount Rainier National Park. It became a wilderness area in 1984, creating a wild buffer between the park and the heavily logged forests to the west."

Glacier View–Mount Beljica Reviews

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
icon1 Total
5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars
from the landing the hike will take a hour or two depending on your fitness level it took me a little over a hour straight through no stops. the trail is the same trail if your hiking to lk christine but once you reach the lake you keep going. i would say that the lake is about half way. after leaving the lake you will come to a split in the trail, you will want to stay left, the sign was gone the last time i went through. the hike itself is absolutely beautiful with lk christine on the way up also a good place to stop and take a breather. and at the top you can see mt ranier, mt adams, st helens and on a real clear day hood. my family and I love this hike and plan on doing it again as soon as the snow melts.

Glacier View–Mount Beljica Photos

Trail Information

Nearby City
Dog-friendly, Kid-friendly
4.2-4.8 miles
1,150 feet
Elevation Gain
Trail Type
Best July through October
Gifford Pinchot NF, Cowlitz Valley Ranger Station, Randle
Local Contacts
Green Trails, Mount Rainier West No. 269
Local Maps

Activity Feed

Nov 2018