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Tolmie Peak Trail

Mowich Lake Road, Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Glorious hike that is off the beaten path

One of the best hikes we have done and that says a lot because we hike all over the place. This is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AdventurousAmy77
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Lafayette, Indiana
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Great View with Lake

There's a good 17 miles in rough gravel and few pot holes forcing you to drive less than 30 mph... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Marta F
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Mowich Lake Road, Mount Rainier National Park, WA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hikes we have done and that says a lot because we hike all over the place. This is a hike for day hikers and it is off the beaten path. From Carbonado, this is a rough 50 minute drive to the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

There's a good 17 miles in rough gravel and few pot holes forcing you to drive less than 30 mph. That's why it takes 2 hours from anywhere close to Seattle up to the trail head. Hiked on July 4th. There was about 20 -...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

A magnificent hike up to an old fire lookout, from which you can take in a breathtaking view of Mount Rainier with Eunice Lake in the foreground. Take the North West (Carbon River) entrance and take the unpaved road 165. This is doable in any...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

We visited the Mowich Lake part of Rainier NP having seen photos of the views from this trail. We didn't think it could be this good! The national park website provides detailed information about the trail. In general, it takes about 4 hours from Mowich...More

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Mighty W
13 October 2017|
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Response from sm1710 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes... it’s a gravel road with some potholes so you need to take it at a reasonable pace, but was fine for our standard car (we had a Subaru Impreza rental car). It took us around an hour from where the road turns to... More
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