Mount Rainier Hiking Trails
At 14,411 feet above sea level, Mount Rainier dominates the skyline of Western Washington. And because the surrounding land is so close to sea level, Mount Rainier looks much more impressive than other taller mountains. And the mountain is only part of it! Mount Rainier National Park contains beautiful waterfalls, abundant wildlife, gorgeous wildflowers, immense glaciers and and countless miles of trails, creeks, and forests.
Hiking Trail Options
Mount Rainier National Park has dozens of hiking trails. That can make it overwhelming to know where to start. We’ve sorted some of the best trails in Mount Rainier into categories that make it easier to find what you want. Whether you’re interested in wildlflowers, waterfalls, backpacking, or sheer challenge and adventure, we’ll help you find the best hike possible. Click on the categories below to see some of the best hikes Mount Rainier has to offer.