Westside Road

Area: Longmire Pass: National Park Pass   Distance: 19 miles, out & back Duration: Difficulty Level: Beginner Elevation Start: Elevation End: Elevation Gain: 2,000 ft, approx. ...

Snowshoe Trails of Paradise: An Overview

Area: Paradise Starting Point: Paradise Distance: Depends on route  Duration: Up to 1 day Difficulty Level: Easy Elevation Start: Depends on route Elevation End: Depends on route Elevatio...

Winter Camping at Mount Rainier

Winter camping provides a completely different spin on most visitors camping experience at Mount Rainier. In winter yes, obviously it's colder, the days aren't as long and the weather can be a bit less benign. ...

Copper Creek Hut

Although it seems a million miles away from that other world, getting here was remarkably straightforward. I am spending this night in the Copper Creek Hut, part of the Mount Tahoma Trails Association's collection of backcountry retreats.